Navigation Links
With So Many Charities Struggling In This Economy, Disabled Veterans Relief Fund Is Thriving With a .99 Cent Fundraiser Program
Date:2/10/2009

Disabled Veterans Relief Fund (http://www.disabledveteransrelieffund.org) today announced its .99 CENT Fundraiser Program, through which anyone can pledge just .99 cents per month to help disabled veterans and their families--and every person who signs up for the fundraiser will automatically be entered into a raffle for a grand prize valued at $25,000.

Highland, Calif. (PRWEB) February 10, 2009 -- As the disabled veterans returning from the Middle East push the total number of disabled vets in the U.S. that is in excess of 10s of thousands and counting, one California non-profit is making it possible for every American to help the men and women who have sustained life-altering injuries in service to their country by just.99 CENTS at a time.

Disabled Veterans Relief Fund (http://www.disabledveteransrelieffund.org) today announced its .99 CENT Fundraiser Program, through which anyone can pledge just .99 cents per month to help disabled veterans and their families--and every person who signs up for the fundraiser will automatically be entered into a raffle for a grand prize valued at $25,000.

Money raised will be used to further the Disabled Veterans Relief Fund's mission of providing direct and immediate financial assistance to disabled veterans and their children and spouses, as well as to relieve the financial stress families of fallen soldiers face. To that end, funds from the .99 CENT Fundraiser Program will assist disabled veterans in need of reconstructive facial surgery, psychological counseling, housing, disability-equipped vehicles, specialized prosthetic limbs, long-term care in the case of permanent head injuries, daily cost of living, rehabilitation expenses and reeducation programs offered through colleges and trade schools.

"Through the .99 CENT Fundraiser Program, we hope to be able to cover the expenses that currently prevent disabled veterans from having a better quality of life," stated Disabled Veterans Relief Fund president Ron Young. "We are honored to give a hand up to our solders and their families that have been permanently and forever changed by the ravages of war."

To meet their goal of being able to help every disabled veteran, Young and his team decided to get creative. They knew they needed support from as many people as possible, yet they were sensitive to the fact that many families are feeling the crunch of a sluggish economy. Their solution: Ask for just .99 cents--less than the cost of one fast food meal or one latte--per month.

"We wanted to have a fundraiser that allowed anyone to join in and support our troops," Young explained. "We also didn't want to burden people by asking for big donations that they may not be able to afford. So we decided to hold our .99 CENT Fundraising Program. Just about everyone out there can afford to spend .99 cents per month to help out another family."

Those wanting to help through the .99 CENT Fundraising Program can sign up at http://www.disabledveteransrelieffund.org/99CENTSignUpFundraise.asp; Disabled Veterans Relief Fund, which does not hire outside fundraising companies, will then debit the user's credit card for .99 cents monthly. No donation is required to enter the raffle, and those able to give more can choose to pledge a higher amount per month. To learn more, visit Disabled Veterans Relief Fund at http://www.disabledveteransrelieffund.org.

Contact:
Ron Young
Disabled Veterans Relief Fund
949-274-5203
http://www.disabledveteransrelieffund.org

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/disabled/veterans/prweb2004554.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Catholic Charities USA President Joins President Obama at Signing of Childrens Health Insurance Legislation
2. Catholic Charities USA Praises Congress for Protecting Health Care for Low-income Children
3. Ronald McDonald House Charities Brings People Together Like Never Before with First-Ever, Multi-Channel Social Networking Campaign : Charity Finds New Ways to Encourage Seasonal Giving in Tough Economic Times
4. Ronald McDonald House Charities(R) of the New York Tri-State Area to Award Over $500,000 in Scholarships to Graduating High School Seniors
5. Las Vegas Charities Mark World AIDS Day by Asking Residents to THINK
6. Stater Bros. Charities, KFRG Radio Stations and Loma Linda University Childrens Hospital Will Present More Than 1,100 Brand-New Bikes to 4th Grade Students!
7. Ronald McDonald House Charities(R) Awards of Excellence Honors Peter and Virginia Ueberroth, Dr. Catherine D. Deangelis and Lionel Whitehead
8. Car Donations: "Tired Wheels" Turned Into Donation Dollars for Ronald McDonald House Charities, San Diego
9. Stater Bros. Charities Kola Cares for Kids Radiothon Raises $161,300 for Loma Linda University Childrens Hospital
10. Charities take note: Personal relationships increase donations
11. Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Concordia and Catholic Charities Join Forces to Offer Free Health, Dental Services This Saturday
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... Moisture measurement ... the right method is paramount to success. Selecting an inappropriate measurement method can ... multiple persons use the same equipment. Rare or expensive substances are wasted and ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... ... general gynecological care and gynecological services for women of all ages. ... for a wide variety of reproductive services from routine health screenings to diagnosing ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... “Some Infallible Characteristics of Christ”: a ... Characteristics of Christ” is the creation of published author, Rev. Dr. Robert W. Thomas, ... thirteen years, a preacher for over nineteen, a pastor for over fifteen years. He ...
(Date:1/22/2017)... , ... January 22, 2017 , ... Medical lab ... results. Often the results of a simple test will take days to arrive to ... Test Now offers customers direct access to their lab tests, bypassing the cost and ...
(Date:1/21/2017)... ... , ... Phytocéane invites you to take an exotic journey deep ... with ZANZIBAR SHOWER GEL. Inspired by the beauty of Zanzibar, a Tanzanian archipelago off ... vegetal coral to create this gentle, crystal-clear shower gel to cleanse the body and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/22/2017)... Switzerland and ABU DHABI , Saudi ... from the US ... , Hospital of the Future , at the ... the hospital of the future will be driven by big data and powered ... according to the panel of experts that discussed the ,Hospital of the Future, ...
(Date:1/21/2017)... According to a new market research report "Life Science ... Component (Software, Service), Delivery (On premise, Cloud), End user (Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, ... market is expected to reach USD 24.73 Billion by 2021 from ... the forecast period. Continue Reading ... ...
(Date:1/21/2017)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... Route Of Administration, End User - Forecast to 2025" report ... ... a CAGR of around 7.8% over the next decade to reach ... analyzes the global markets for Advanced Drug Delivery across all the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: