Category Helping military families

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Would you like to provide support for military families? One of the organizations that provides assistance to veterans and their families is The Military Order of the Purple Heart.

If you’re not familiar with The Purple Heart, it is a United States military decoration awarded to members of the military that have been wounded or killed while serving. This prestigious award is given in the name of the President, and approximately 1.7 million Purple Hearts have been awarded to date.

When veterans return home, many of these individuals encounter difficulties with obtaining employment. In 2012, for example, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported that for veterans between the ages of 18-to-24, there was a 20.4% unemployment

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