August 7, 2017
Honor Veterans On Purple Heart Day, Aug. 7

While most people have heard of the Purple Heart Medal, many are not aware of the Purple Heart Day observation on Aug. 7. Purple Heart Day commemorates the anniversary of the medal's creation and encourages everyone to remember the sacrifices soldiers make for our freedom.  Donate Your Car On Purple Heart Day If you're looking […]

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August 4, 2017
One Of The Nation’s Oldest Federal Organizations Has A Birthday Today

Today is the U.S. Coast Guard's 227th birthday. This is the perfect time to learn about its rich history and everything they have done for the U.S. History The first Congress authorized the construction of 10 vessels to enforce federal tariffs, trade laws and to also prevent smuggling. So they created a protective service known […]

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July 29, 2017
Donate Your Old Car And Upgrade To New Technology

Over the past few years, and in the near future, exciting new car technology is changing the way people drive. If you are still driving an unwanted, outdated car, now is a great time to upgrade. When you move up to the newest car technology, you can donate your old car to Vehicles For Veterans. […]

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July 24, 2017
How To Beat The Summer Heat

As we are in the heat of summer, going out to your vehicle after a long day at work can be the worst. As you open your door, a blast of hot air is probably the last thing you want after a long day at work. Now it’s time to turn on your car and […]

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July 21, 2017
The Easiest Way To Donate Your RV To Charity

It's hard to believe, but summer vacation—for the kids at least—is about half way over. For RV owners, that means only a few more weeks left to go camping this year. Many RV owners have gotten plenty of use out of their campers this year. However, if you are an RV owner and haven't gone […]

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July 18, 2017
Department Of Veterans Affairs Turns 87

On July 21, 1930, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was officially established. The United States has been assisting veterans since 1636 in the Plymouth Colony when the Pilgrims made a law that supported disabled soldiers. Since then, the VA was created, and the U.S. has continued to serve veterans. Learning more about the VA […]

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July 13, 2017
4 Reasons To Donate Your Vehicle

Looking to hit the water or the open road? There are so many different types of vehicles to do so! If the thought of selling your old vehicle is having you put off getting a new one, don’t fret any longer and donate your old vehicle to an amazing cause. If you thought vehicle donation […]

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July 10, 2017
The U.S. Military’s Role in Disaster Relief

When a natural disaster is in the news such as the tsunamis in Japan and Indonesia, the devastating earthquake in Haiti or the Hurricanes that have hit the U.S. coast, the military’s humanitarian assistance has relief there to help either within a few hours or in days of the disaster. They come by ship, plane […]

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July 8, 2017
Low Cost Summer Vacation Activities For Military Families

Summer is in full swing and if you haven't taken a family vacation yet, it's time to start planning. Military families may struggle to find a time when everyone is free to take a vacation. However, there are thousands of museums, aquariums, theaters, amusement parks and other places that try to make it easier for […]

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July 3, 2017
Things To Know About Independence Day

July 4 is a day where we celebrate the United States and our freedoms. People dress up in red, white and blue to get in the spirit of the holiday. There are spectacular fireworks celebrations all over the country at night, causing everyone to stop their parties to watch the colorful lights. Some people go […]

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