On August 13 in 1918, the United States Marine Corps opened its doors,allowing for the enlistment of women, so that they may join in the efforts of World War I. On that day, over 300 women enlisted. First in line... Continue Reading →
When you think of the military one word that comes to most people’s mind is “brotherhood”. But what happens when a woman is thrown into the mix? Does that change the dynamic of the team? Does that mean there could... Continue Reading →
In recognition of Women’s History Month and International Women’s day, The Purple Heart Foundation is featuring amazing women veteran’s accomplishments today and throughout history. Throughout history, women’s voices have been unheard. Today’s featured female veteran decided to raise her voice... Continue Reading →
In honor of Black History Month, the Purple Heart Foundation wanted to highlight the incredible and honorable service of Colin Powell, a United States statesman and a retired Four-Star General in the United States Army. On April 5, 1937 in... Continue Reading →
In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth, the #PurpleHeartFoundation wants to reflect on the service and sacrifice of Henry Johnson, the first known African American to receive the #PurpleHeartMedal. The Purple Heart Foundation honors all veterans for their sacrifice. To show your support for #veterans like Henry Johnson, make your pledge today!
Join the #PurpleHeartFoundation this new year as we continue to support our #nationsheroes. You can be the difference in the life of a #veteran by making a one-time or monthly pledge now.
As we celebrate the anniversary of our first #CommanderinChief, we also are reminded of the #BadgeofMerit, which honored service members for meritorious actions. Today, the #PurpleHeart Medal has taken its place. The #PurpleHeartFoundation honors all men and women who have served our country. Join the Purple Heart Foundation by making a one-time or monthly #pledge to help these men and women.
The #PurpleHeartFoundation is committed to assisting all #veterans and their families, including those who help keep our country safe from threats abroad. You can support the men and women who fight for our country by making a one-time or monthly #pledge today. Your support is greatly appreciated, and you can be the difference in the life of a veteran.