Sunday, May 27, 2007

more of Memorial Day



THINGS YOU CAN DO ON MEMORIAL DAY:

*National Moment of Remembrance on Memorial Day commemorated by a moment of silence and reflection at 3:00 PM local time.
*Donate to Fisher House--- http://www.fisherhouse.org/
*Donate to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Foundation-- http://www.fallenheroesfund.org/
*Support Homes for Our Troops (renovates homes for disable vets, making them handicapped accessible): http://www.homesforourtroops.org/
*Visit a Veterans Cemetery.
*Go to a ship's homecoming or greet soldiers at the airport returning from war.
*Support the USO.
*Fly your flag at half staff.
*Thank a Veteran.

(copied from www.lauraingraham.com the radio show that *I* listen to all the time. Laura does a bunch for the troops. She doesn't just talk the talk like so many do!)

ETA: a few more very good places where you can help from an e-mail I rec'd----

Take a minute to remember our fallen U.S. service members and thank our over 24.5 million veterans.

Want to do more for the troops serving right now in Iraq, Afganistan and elsewhere around the world? Make a donation to charities that support our troops. Here's one to ge you started: Operation Hero Miles. --- http://www.heromiles.org/

For more information on what you can do to support our troops, go to American Supports You.--- http://www.americasupportsyou.mil/

ETA2: go here http://www.blackfive.net/main/2007/05/memorial_day_ho.html

also http://daddydolls.com/products.php?cat=13

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