A leader since 1944 in preserving the freedoms secured by America’s Armed Forces, AMVETS provides, support for veterans and the active military in procuring their earned entitlements, and community services that enhance the quality of life for this nation’s citizens. Visit our website to learn about free counseling and claims assistance – Community services that help families, neighbors and the nation at large – Capitol Hill initiatives to secure earned benefits and services for veterans AND MORE.
The ACS is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service. Visit our site to find out how you can help by volunteering or donating, research cancer information and community programs. We are here to help patients, survivors, caregivers, doctors and researchers.
Those Who Have Protected Our Freedom Need Us Now. Fund quality of life improvements for 23,000 veterans residing at 115 State Veterans Homes and National Retirement Homes. Help with medical needs, personal necessities, and activity programs. Our Mission is to fund programs that enhance the support, dignity and enjoyment of life for elderly and infirm veterans in long-term care.
Pet therapy for disabled and at-risk children.
Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing organization building simple, decent, affordable housing in partnership with people in need. Volunteers and partner families provide most of the labor, and individual and corporate donors provide money and materials to build the houses. Habitat for Humanity houses are sold to partner families at no profit and with no interest charged – mortgage payments are used to build more houses. Habitat for Humanity has built more than 100,000 houses, working in all 50 U.S. states and 82 other countries around the world.
Founded on February 4, 2004, Homes for Our Troops, Inc., a Massachusetts nonprofit corporation building specially adapted homes for our disabled veterans of war. We are an organization strongly committed to assisting our disabled and seriously injured veterans and their immediate families. The organization is dedicated to helping those who have selflessly given to their country and have returned home with serious disabilities and injuries. While the initial focus has been on disabled and seriously injured soldiers returning home from the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts, Homes For Our Troops will consider granting assistance to disabled or seriously injured veterans from any wars or foreign conflicts.
On our national website, you can find meals near you, ways to volunteer locally, donation information, emergency preparedness and much more. MOW programs throughout the country provide nutritious meals and other nutrition services to men and women who are elderly, homebound, disabled, frail, or at risk. These services significantly improve the quality of life and health of the individuals they serve and postpone early institutionalization.
Take a virtual tour of the hospital. Read up on our research, patient info, treatment, community events and more. Find out how you can help. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, located in Memphis, Tennessee. This is one of the world’s premier centers for research and treatment of catastrophic diseases in children, primarily pediatric cancers. Patients are treated regardless of their race, religion or their family’s ability to pay for treatment.
To promote child abuse awareness and prevention through the initiation and engagement in national efforts that help strenthen families and prevent child abuse and neglect.