Ways to support military families in honor of Memorial Day.
Each year on Memorial Day, we honor those who gave their lives while serving in the US military. To pay tribute to our heroes, the Crowley Webb Gives Back team has put together a list of organizations that work to honor and support the families of those who’ve made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. If you’re looking for ways to give back, we encourage you to check out these organizations and contribute to their missions.
TAPS – Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) provides a variety of programs and resources to all those coping with the death of a loved one in the military. If you or someone you know is grieving the loss of a fallen service member, the TAPS National Military Survivor Helpline is available 24/7 with loving support and resources via online chat or a toll-free call at 800-959-TAPS (8277).
Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation – Their mission is to provide college scholarships and educational counseling to children who have lost a parent in the line of duty.
Fisher House Foundation – This organization builds comfort homes where the families of service members and veterans can stay free of charge while a loved one receives treatment in the hospital.
Other ways to honor our heroes on Memorial Day.
- Visit a cemetery or the memorial of a fallen solider
- Participate in a moment of silence at 3pm local time
- Wear a poppy in remembrance of those who have died in war
Thank you to all our heroes – and their families.