When many think of Memorial Day their minds automatically wander to thoughts of backyard BBQs, the opening weekend of the local swimming pool or sales in department stores. I think of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington DC that is often adorned with mementos from those who have served and their families.
There never seem to be enough words of appreciation or gratitude to give to those who risked their lives and limbs on behalf of all the rest of us. Our military are brave beyond measure and I know that the words “Thank You” are just not enough.
So, let’s give back to these amazing people in ways that show via actions our sincerest gratitude. PARADE magazine listed eleven ways to HELP our Soldiers and Veterans.
Read the eleven ways YOU can help!