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July 4th: Celebrating Freedom & Remembering Fallen Heroes

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On July 4th, Independence Day, we celebrate the birth of our nation and the core values of what it means to be American.  The Declaration of Independence was adopted by the 2nd Continental Congress on July 4th, 1776. Its words have stood the test of time as an ideal for which to continually strive and protect. (Read more about Independence Day) “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” (Preamble to Declaration of Independence) On this day we celebrate our freedom and honor our unique heritage as Americans. We are a nation of …

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5 Ways to Give on Memorial Day

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On Memorial Day, we often remember our fallen heroes with parades and picnics. These are beautiful gatherings that reflect family and community. In many poignant ways, these celebrations capture the way of life our service members sacrificed to protect.  Still, people yearn for concrete ways to pay tribute to the sacrifice of our service members that is a blend of honoring the solemnity of their sacrifice and the freedom that is their legacy.  Here, at Project Recover, every day is Memorial Day.  Our mission is to bring every one of our fallen heroes home. It is where you will find us every Monday whether it is  Memorial Day or not.  5 ways you can give on Memorial Day.  Make a …