Honor our Fallen by Helping our Veterans
To my way of thinking, one of the best ways we can recognize Memorial Day and honor those who died while serving in the country's armed forces is to help out a veteran. Here are a few ideas for how you can do so:
- Donate to a charity supporting our veterans. This web site offers rankings of charitable organizations for veterans.
- Veterans Matter is a non-profit organization with the goal of housing as many unhoused veterans as they can.
- Thank a veteran when you see one. Here's a list of “101 Ways to Thank a Veteran“.