Monday, 12 November, 2018

Atlanta City Hall to be illuminated for Purple Heart Day

Purple_Heart Atlanta City Hall to be illuminated for Purple Heart Day
Ellis Copeland | 08 August, 2017, 00:51

Although membership is restricted to the combat wounded, the organization supports all veterans and their families with a myriad of nation-wide programs by Chapters and National Service Officers.

"Honoring veterans in this way shows the commitment and dedication UA has for taking care of these students", said Director of the UA Office of Veteran and Military Affairs David Blair, in a statement released by the university.

Other credit unions participating in Operation: Veteran Home Renovation include: Dover Federal Credit Union in Dover, DE; Travis Credit Union in Vacaville, CA; Peach State Federal Credit Union in Lawrenceville, GA; Scott Credit Union in Edwardsville, IL; Tinker Federal Credit Union in Oklahoma City; Robins Financial Credit Union in Warner Robins, GA; United Federal Credit Union in Statesville, NC. Do you know a Purple Heart recipient whom you will honor on this special day?

The day honors soldiers who are wounded in combat.

Since the award's inception, about 4,000 Idahoans have received a Purple Heart.

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- Atlanta City Hall will be illuminated Monday night to honor the courageous military men and woman who have received the distinguished Purple Heart.

According to the Department of Defense, approximately 1.8 million Purple Hearts have been presented.

The Purple Heart is awarded to any member of the U.S. Armed Forces that has been wounded or died because of a wound in battle.

Donating money or volunteering your time is an excellent way to help veterans, especially those who are Purple Heart recipients.

"We will fly the Purple Heart flag all day on Purple Heart Day".

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