Nonprofits do so much to help people in need around the country. Here are several nonprofit organizations that are working hard to provide assistance and support to our nation’s veterans – both at home and abroad.
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6 Nonprofits Making a Difference in Veterans’ Lives
#1- Veteran Tickets Foundation
About: Vet Tix provides tickets to events which reduce stress, strengthen family bonds, build life-long memories and encourage service members and veterans to stay engaged with local communities and American life.
#2 – Soldiers Angels
About: Soldiers’ Angels provides aid and comfort to the men and women of the United States Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, their families, and a growing veteran population.
Thousands of Soldiers’ Angels “Angel” volunteers assist veterans, wounded, deployed personnel, and their families in a variety of unique and effective ways.
#3 – Wounded Warrior Project
About: The Wounded Warrior Project mission is simple: to honor and empower Wounded Warriors.
- To raise awareness and enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members.
- To help injured service members aid and assist each other.
- To provide unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members.
#4 – Operation Troop Appreciation
About: Operation Troop Appreciation is dedicated to the active and veteran members of our Armed Forces who serve and sacrifice for our country. By providing them with items that contribute to their morale and well being, we present a united front to our deployed military by supporting them as individuals, for every one of them.
#5 – Hugs Project Incorporated
About: Hugs Project Incorporated were the first ones to send cool ties (affectionately nicknamed “hugs” since they go around the neck) to U.S. troops in the Middle East. The nonprofit also sends care packages and other handmade items to our Service Men and Women.
#6 – Veterans Airlift Command
About: Veterans Airlift Command (VAC) provides free air transportation to post 9/11 combat wounded and their families for medical and other compassionate purposes through a national network of volunteer aircraft owners and pilots.