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Grilling Mistakes You Should Avoid at All Costs | Veteran Car Donations
July 1, 2022

National Grilling Month: 4 Grilling Mistakes You Should Avoid at All Costs

Host an Awesome Cookout This July! With summer in full swing, there’s no better way to bring your favorite people together than by inviting them to your backyard BBQ party. The timing is right since July is National Grilling Month. Veteran Car Donations is here to help you host not just an awesome cookout but ...
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Things NOT to Say to Someone with PTSD | Veteran Car Donations
June 27, 2022

National PTSD Awareness Day: 5 Things NOT to Say to Someone with PTSD

Want to Comfort a Trauma Survivor? National PTSD Awareness Day on June 27th encourages us to learn more about post-traumatic stress disorder as well as what we can do to show our support to those living with it. For people suffering from PTSD, each day can feel like a battle for survival. Everyday occurrences such ...
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Choose the Best Yacht Life Jacket | Veteran Car Donations
June 26, 2022

How to Choose the Best Yacht Life Jackets

A Life Jacket Can Save Your Life! Everyone who’s on a boat should wear a life jacket. In case the vessel capsizes or a person falls overboard, this personal flotation device (PFD) could mean the difference between drowning and keeping someone afloat in the water. If you own a yacht, you should choose the right ...
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Ways Yoga Benefits Veterans | Veteran Car Donations
June 21, 2022

International Yoga Day: 4 Ways Yoga Benefits Veterans and Others with Mental Health Issues

Give Yoga a Try! Would you believe that yoga has been around for 5,000 years? Up to this day, it remains an extremely popular activity worldwide. Millions of people have made it a part of their routine to calm their minds, reduce stress, improve their posture and balance, build strength, lose weight, and even treat ...
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Welcome the Official Start of Summer | Veteran Car Donations
June 21, 2022

5 Meaningful and Memorable Activities You Can Do With Your Family to Celebrate the Summer Solstice on June 21st

Welcome the Official Start of Summer! On June 21st, get ready for the longest day in the year as we welcome the summer solstice here in America and other places in the Northern Hemisphere as well. That’s the time when the Earth arrives at the point in its orbit where the North Pole is at ...
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Help Uphold the Rights of Refugees | Veteran Car Donations
June 20, 2022

World Refugee Day: 3 Impactful Ways of Supporting People Seeking Safe Havens

Help Uphold the Rights of Refugees! Over 100 million people have been forced to flee their home countries to escape conflict or persecution, according to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). We recognize and honor the courage and strength of these people as we observe World Refugee Day on June 20th. They include ...
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Top Reasons Why the Military Makes for a Great Career | Veteran Car Donations
June 20, 2022

Top Reasons Why the Military Makes for a Great Career

Look at the Big Picture of What Military Service Would Do for You Deciding to make a career in the military isn’t going to be easy. Since this life-changing decision will shape your future, it requires a deep level of thought. People decide to enlist for different reasons — for honor, family, a change of ...
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Meaningful Gift Ideas for Your Veteran Dad | Veteran Car Donations
June 19, 2022

Father’s Day: 4 Extra Meaningful Gift Ideas for Your Veteran Dad

Thank Him for Being an Excellent Dad and a True Patriot A lot of fathers out there are amazing. They work hard to provide for their families. They serve as role models for their kids. They provide unconditional love, protection, and support for their wives and children. They are real-life superheroes in and outside their ...
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Perfect Outdoor Feast with Your Family | Veteran Car Donations
June 18, 2022

International Picnic Day: 5 Ways to Ensure a Perfect Outdoor Feast with Your Family

Avoid These Pitfalls! If you’re a picnic newbie, you’re probably thinking of what you need to do to ensure a trouble-free outdoor feast with your family or friends. Many picnic first-timers tend to do things that they’d later regret doing. International Picnic Day on June 18th is the best time to learn about the pitfalls ...
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6 Tips to Get Your Car Running Up to 200,000 Miles | Veteran Car Donations
June 18, 2022

6 Tips to Get Your Car Running Up to 200,000 Miles or More

How to Increase Your Auto’s Lifespan Gone are the days when cars would only be good for about 100,000 miles on the road before showing signs of wear and tear. Now, thanks to major advancements in powertrain, lubrication, and rust prevention technologies, automobiles have become more durable and reliable. Almost any modern motor vehicle, as ...
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