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Here you’ll find articles relating to the many challenges our veterans and their families face daily.

August 7, 2022

Purple Heart Day: 3 Famous People Who Received the Purple Heart

Learn More About This Revered Military Award The Purple Heart is one of the military awards bestowed upon American service members who’ve been killed or wounded by an instrument of war in the hands of the enemy. This combat decoration traces its roots back to the Revolutionary War when it was called the Badge of ...
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What You Need to Know About Digital Detox | Veteran Car Donations
August 5, 2022

National Simplify Your Life Week: What You Need to Know About Digital Detox

How This New Minimalism Can Help Improve Your Life Did you know that the average American will spend the equivalent of 44 years of their life staring at screens? Having our phones, laptops, and tablets constantly within reach has made people easily distracted and disconnected from the world around them. A digital detox can be ...
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U.S. Coast Guard | Veteran Car Donations
August 4, 2022

U.S. Coast Guard Birthday: 4 Remarkable Facts About Our Coast Guard That You Probably Didn’t Know About

Happy 232nd Birthday to the U.S. Coast Guard! The primary duty of the U.S. Coast Guard is to protect our ports, shorelines, and waterways. Its mission is grouped into six major operational programs: law enforcement, safety and marine environmental protection, defense operations, security operations, transportation system management, and first response. In honor of the U.S. ...
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Protect Your Children Against Deadly Diseases | Veteran Car Donations
August 4, 2022

National Immunization Awareness Month: Top 4 Reasons Why Childhood Vaccination Is Important

This August, Protect Your Children Against Deadly Diseases Immunization is a safe and effective way of protecting your child against deadly diseases like polio, tetanus, and whooping cough. When your children get the vaccines, their immune system will create antibodies that will protect them from contracting certain diseases. As we celebrate National Immunization Awareness Month ...
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Sleep Hygiene Tips for Kids That Every Parent Must Know | Veteran Car Donations
August 3, 2022

Back to School Month: 5 Sleep Hygiene Tips for Kids That Every Parent Must Know

This August, Help Your Children Get Back on a Sleep Schedule After cultivating a bedtime routine night after night throughout the past school year, summer break comes to reverse everything. Now that the season for fun and adventure is nearing its end, students need to readjust to a sleep schedule before school is back in ...
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Basic Exercises to Step Up Your Golf Game | Veteran Car Donations
August 2, 2022

National Golf Month: 3 Basic Exercises to Step Up Your Golf Game

This August, Build More Strength and Power in Your Swing! All avid golfers know that the golf swing involves a complex full-body motion that places force through the ligaments, muscles, and bones. For this reason, you’ll be setting yourself up for trouble if you jump straight into swinging a club without preparing your body for ...
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Family-Friendly Films to Watch on Movie Night | Veteran Car Donations
August 1, 2022

Family Fun Month: Top 3 Family-Friendly Films to Watch on Movie Night

This August, Dim the Lights and Grab the Popcorn! As Family Fun Month rolls around this August, many parents find themselves looking for ways to spend quality time with their little munchkins while they’re not yet busy with school activities. One of the best ways to gather around and wind down after a busy week ...
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How You Can Help Out-of-Work Vets | Veteran Car Donations
July 25, 2022

National Hire a Veteran Day: How You Can Help Out-of-Work Vets

4 Practical and Effective Ways of Helping Them Land Decent Jobs Once our troops hang up their boots, most of them wonder what’s going to happen next. Searching for a stable job that pays well is one of their biggest concerns. Without any civilian job experiences and credentials, many fail to secure spots in the ...
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National Ice Cream Day | Veteran Car Donations
July 17, 2022

National Ice Cream Day: Celebrate It Differently By Making Ice Cream Sandwiches!

They’re Easy to Do — Here’s How We scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! July 17th is the perfect time to scream our loudest. Why? It’s National Ice Cream Day! Ever since it was introduced to the country sometime in the 17th century, ice cream has become a classic favorite for Americans ...
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Basics of Trailering a Boat | Veteran Car Donations
July 11, 2022

How to Trailer a Boat

Learn the Basics of Trailering a Boat Boaters who use trailers are free to boat on just about any river, lake, inlet, or bay. Besides getting a chance to explore various waterways in their region or state, these boating enthusiasts don’t have to spend much on boat storage either. If you’re looking to take your ...
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