Marine Corps Family Foundation
A nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation created when Operation Santa USMC grew from a small local outreach to a national project. Volunteers and contributors from all over the country came forward to support deployed Marines in Iraq and Afghanistan. In three months the Operation Santa project successfully sent Christmas stockings and gifts to over 6,000 US Marines who spent the holidays away from family and friends.
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
The privately-funded, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization provides scholarships for post-high school education to deserving sons and daughters of Marines with particular attention given to children whose parent has been killed or wounded in action. Additionally, the Scholarship Foundation's Heroes Tribute fund provides up to $30,000 over four years to every child of a Marine, or Navy Corpsman serving with the Marines, who has been killed in combat since September 11, 2001. See video
Military Families United
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, charitable organization whose mission is to honor the fallen, support those who fight, and serve their families through programs, events, and outreach. We are a national organization of Gold and Blue Star families ... including many with loved ones in harm's way, as well as, veterans and Americans who share a deep appreciation for our men and women in uniform and support them in their mission to keep America safe. Together we ensure that the sacrifices of our courageous military do not go unnoticed and that these men and women and their families receive the support they need and deserve.
Military Order of the Purple Heart
Veterans organization chartered by an act of the 85th Congress in 1958 whose purpose is to raise funds for services, welfare, and rehabilitation in connection with combat wounded U.S. veterans.
Military, Veterans & Patriotic Service Organizations of America
A nonprofit federation that pre-screens and certifies high quality national charities working to assist military personnel, their families, and veterans. We present these charities to potential givers in fund drives at work and on the web.
National D-Day Memorial Foundation
Its mission is to preserve the lessons and legacy of D-Day. The Foundation maintains and operates the National D-Day Memorial in direct support of that educational mission. In so doing, the Foundation (1) ensures the integrity and security of our nation's memorial to the valor, fidelity, and sacrifice of the Allied Forces on D-Day, 6 June 1944; (2) promotes recognition of the character traits undergirding the Allied effort on D-Day; and (3) sponsors commemorations, programs, projects, and exhibitions that foster appreciation of D-Day's historical and residual significance. Videos
National Defense University Foundation
Established in 1982 as a 501(c)(3) nonpartisan philanthropic organization, the National Defense University Foundation's mission is to raise awareness and support for the National Defense University. The Foundation brings together dedicated individuals, corporations, and NGO's to ensure that the NDU community has the richness of resources necessary to cultivate excellence in the next generation of global security leaders.
National Military Family Association
NMFA, "The Voice for Military Families", is dedicated to providing information to and representing the interests of family members of the uniformed services on which our national security depends . . . NMFA activities revolve around programs to educate the public, the military community, and the Congress on the rights and benefits of military families AND to advocate an equitable quality of life for those families.
National Veterans Museum
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit project, which strives to create a first-of-its kind campus for America's veterans, dedicated to honoring the service of all American veterans, educating our patrons to the service of our veterans, and preserving the history and legacy of our veterans. We will be using state-of-the-art technology (holograms, 3-D and 4-D theaters, etc) combined with artifacts to "tell the story" of veterans from the Revolutionary War thru today's warriors.
Naval Enlisted Reserve Association
NERA works hard in Washington in the interest of national security. But NERA's success ultimately depends on your willingness to join us. As a service member, you have already demonstrated your willingness to "get involved." Reinforce your commitment to service by becoming a member of NERA, where thousands of other Sea Service Reservists are already mobilized in the battle to win today's--and tomorrow's--legislative and policy battles
No Soldier Left Behind
Its nonprofit mission is to promote success and healing within the Veteran Community. NSLB assists veterans financially, with VA claims and discharge upgrades. NSLB offers veteran programs from mentoring to physical recreation outings.
Old Glory Honor Flight
Our mission is to offer our local World War II veterans a memorable, safe and rewarding tour of honor to our nation's capitol. It's a whirlwind tour. This trip happens all in one day and is completely free of charge to the vet! It's our small way to say 'thank you' for their service and sacrifices to this great country. We are also dedicated to making this trip as safe as possible. Trained volunteer 'guardians' are assigned to accompany every veteran. For added safety, we travel with volunteer medical professionals.
Operation First Response (OFR)
OFR is a 501 (c) 3 Tax Exempt nonprofit organization. . . with at mission to support our nation's wounded Heroes and their families with personal and financial needs . . . OFR is committed to doing all that it can to support these families.
Operation Holiday Stockings
A nonprofit organization that collects stockings (knit, crocheted, sewed or decorated) then filling them up with goodies for deployed troops who won't be home for the holidays.
Provides emergency assistance and morale to our troops, to the families they leave behind and to wounded warriors when they return home. A nonprofit 501(c)(3), Operation Homefront leads more than 4,500 volunteers in 30 chapters nationwide and has provided critical assistance to more than 45,000 military families in need. Operation Homefront also operates an online magazine for military wives and women in uniform. Through this community, we reach the newest and youngest military families, instantly alerting them about our programs and other information to help them succeed in military life.
Operation Military Embrace (OME)
A Christ-centered 501(c)(3) military-support charity ... dedicated to ensuring that OIF (Iraq) and OEF (Afghanistan) veterans and all who served during this period of war are not treated with hostility and disrespect as were those who served with honor and distinction in Vietnam. OME achieves this objective through the grace of God by working to increase public awareness regarding the challenges faced by America's military and their families while providing financial assistance; direct support via the nation's only free PX (Post Exchange); motivational activities; and, programs for seriously wounded, ill or injured service members and their families across all of America's combat arms for up to 10 years after EAS/discharge.
Operation Troop Aid (OTA)
A nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation striving to make a positive difference and inspire our Armed Forces by letting them know Americans stand with them . . . through providing care packages for deployed U.S. servicemembers with revenue generated through professional concert promotions and public financial generosity.