August 26, 2017
Women’s Equality Day

Today is the day we celebrate the right for women to vote. This amendment was first introduced in 1878 but wasn’t officially part of the U.S. constitution until August 26th, 1920. Fifty years after the Amendment was officially granted, the holiday was officially declared by Congress as a celebration of woman’s suffrage. Here are some […]

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August 22, 2017
How To Fill Out A Vehicle Title When Donating Your Car

When donating your car to charity, one of the most important documents to have is your vehicle title. While in some cases Vehicles For Veterans can make arrangements when you can't locate your car title, the process is much easier if you do have the title. Because this is the legal document that shows you […]

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August 19, 2017
Top 3 Military Aircraft Museums For National Aviation Day

The history of human flight started in the United States, and the U.S. military played a massive role in the progression of aviation. August 19 is National Aviation Day, a day to observe and celebrate the development of aviation. Because the U.S. Military made so many improvements to flight over the years, there are many […]

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August 15, 2017
4 Interesting Facts About VJ Day

It has been 72 years since Japan officially surrendered in 1945, and World War II finally ended. Victory over Japan Day (VJ Day) is celebrated on Sept. 2—the day that Japan surrendered and WWII effectively ceased. The first VJ Day sparked a national celebration and an iconic kiss featured in Life Magazine. What do you […]

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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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