And we thank you. And not just on Memorial Day.
Here are ways to display appreciation and recognize those who protect our freedoms throughout the year.
Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation
Wounded Warrior Project
This is hardly an exhaustive list, so if you don't see an organization you can support - go and find one you can. Because,
The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional to how they perceive how the veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by their nation.
-George Washington November 10, 1781
Finally, check out this Memorial Day tribute.
Update: 4:11PM Something else you could do
More, 5:18PM Memorial Day 2008 Sgt. Michelle Rudzitis addresses the Michigan Senate.