Four Tips for Showing Military Appreciation

Written by Economic Development Jobs on November 27, 2017. Posted in Charitable clothing donations, Clothing donations for veterans, Helping disabled veterans

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We live in a country that is free and opportunistic. Much of our freedom is due to the daily sacrifices that military members make on a daily basis. They join the army, give up significant portions of their lives, all to protect us. While there are a couple of active military and veteran support days, they really should be supported and appreciated all year long.

Celebrate the appreciation days

The first way to show your appreciation is to celebrate the previously planned appreciation days. Families that do not have any active or veteran military members tend to treat these days just like any other day. Instead of skipping the day, consider volunteering your time at a local charitable organization that helps veterans. Go out to dinner and pay for the meal of a local veteran. Show your s

The 7 Benefits of Giving Back to the Community

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 7, 2017. Posted in Clothing donations for veterans, Local clothing donations, When to donate clothes

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People in the United States are generous. They want to give back to their communities. People love the idea of making donations for veterans or to charities whose work includes helping families in need. What people may not realize is all the good that doing good does for them. Here are some ways that giving back to the community is good for you:

It lowers your stress level. It has been found that people who are miserly and embarrassed by it have increased amounts of cortisol, the stress hormone. When people opt to keep their money and not make donations to charity, they feel badly about it. When