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Ways to support the troops

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by ChevyCaGal, Mar 24, 2003.

  1. ChevyCaGal

    ChevyCaGal 3/4 ton status

    Dec 16, 2000
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    Sacramento, CA USA
    I thought maybe a few folks here would find some of these of interest:

    Donate a calling card to help keep servicemembers in touch with their families at Operation Uplink

    Send a greeting via e-mail through Operation Dear Abby
    http://anyservicemember.navy.mil/ or

    Sign a virtual thank you card at the Defend America Web site

    Donate to "Operation USO Care Package"

    Support the American Red Cross Armed Forces Emergency Services at http://www.redcross.org/services/afes/

    Make a donation to one of the military relief societies:

    Army Emergency Relief at http://www.aerhq.org/

    Navy/Marine Relief Society at http://www.nmcrs.org/

    Air Force Aid Society at http://www.afas.org/

    Coast Guard Mutual Assistance at http://www.cgmahq.org/

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  2. Goober

    Goober 1/2 ton status

    Apr 26, 2002
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    Mayberry (Auburn, WA)
    Cool links!

    Also, if you live near a major airport most of them have a servicemens center which is run by the USO where soldiers can stop in for a sandwich and a drink. Many of them also have pool tables, books and beds for those long layovers.

    These places are great. I would always head straight for the servicemens center whenever I had a layover when I was in the Army. Everything is provided free of charge and is run by volunteers.

    This would be a great chance to help out a soldier!

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