Operation PAL - Prayers and Letters for Injured Marines (MarineParents.com) Our injured Marines need your support through Prayers and Letters. We invite you to participate in this project as an individual or as an organization to send much needed prayers, letters and cards to the Marines who have been injured or become ill while serving in combat zones, as well as Marines that have recently served, and then been injured or become ill.
THE ROOT COLLECTIVE | Purple Heart Necklace. Crafted from rescued wood that would have otherwise been trashed in Peru. 10% of each purchase is donated back to one of our nonprofit partners. You get to pick which one!
In this photo of June 28, 2013 provided by Goodwill Industries in Buffalo, N.Y. shows Pvt. James Roland and the Purple Heart medal he earned serving in World War II. The medal was found in June by Goodwill employee Richard Zuehlke while unpacking donations. The medal will be presented to Roland's cousin, Mary Roland Struble, on Saturday, Aug. 17 during a ceremony in Westover, Pa. (AP Photo/Goodwill Industries of Western New York)
Salute to our heroes, and time to box up donations for Purple Heart to pick up. Love to see the truck arrive at my driveway. August 7th. George Washington orders the creation of the Badge of Military Merit to honor soldiers wounded in battle. It is later renamed to the more poetic Purple Heart. 1782.