Thank you, Veterans!

Amp up the ol' standby (letter writing) this Veterans Day.

Here's 11 ways to celebrate our heroes.

  1. Wear a red poppy or yellow ribbon
  2. Make a care package (see Blur Star Moms)
  3. Visit veteran's in a VA hospital
  4. Teach about honoring veterans through crafts
  5. Use the topic to write lesson plans
  6. Invite a veteran to speak to your class
  7. Take poppy cookies or a yellow ribbon cake to the office/lounge
  8. Attend local events
  9. Commit to volunteer to serve veterans throughout the year
  10. Buy from a veteran owned biz
  11. Express thanks in person

 

Warning: The following event will fill YOUR bucket!

From https://www.phoenixveteransdayparade.org Spend this Veteran's Day honoring our heroes at the annual Phoenix Veteran's Day Parade. Check out this website for parade route information, grand marshals, news, and to donate to a great cause.

From https://www.phoenixveteransdayparade.org

Spend this Veteran's Day honoring our heroes at the annual Phoenix Veteran's Day Parade. Check out this website for parade route information, grand marshals, news, and to donate to a great cause.