We live in one of the most generous and charitable countries in the world which is why we should give back to the people that keep our lives free and safe. Whether it’s $1 or $100, every penny matters. Here are some places to consider donating to in honor of 4th of July.
“Our mission is to provide support to the families of those who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations. The families of our casualties suffer in many ways: some financially, some psychologically.”
Gary Sinise Foundation is all encompassing: R.I.S.E. (Restoring Independence Supporting Empowerment) which is “home modifications, adapted vehicles, and mobility devices are also being provided to injured, wounded, ill, and/or aging first responders and veterans from all military conflicts.” Snowball Express is another component of the Gary Sinise Foundation which is and “organization dedicated to serving the children of our fallen military heroes, surviving spouses and guardians – our nation’s Gold Star families.”
“Fisher House Foundation builds comfort homes where military & veterans families can stay free of charge, while a loved one is in the hospital.”
“Semper Fi Fund provides immediate financial assistance and lifetime support to combat wounded, critically ill and catastrophically injured members of all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. We deliver the resources they need during recovery and transition back to their communities, working to ensure no one is left behind.”
“Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind was founded, its mission was simple: to provide guide dogs and training – free of charge – to people who were blind or visually impaired.”