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Show your support for our men and women overseas with the suggestions in these videos.
You Will Need
- Care package
Send a letter
Put a smile on a soldiers face by sending them an E-card. Go to militaryecard.com to get started.
Send a care package
Show your support by sponsoring a care package to the troops. Many websites offer care package services if you don't have a specific soldier in mind.
Donate blood to the soldiers by contacting the American Red Cross at 1-800-GIVE-BLOOD.
Look for a parade
Check your local newspaper for a parade in your area honoring soldiers for Armed Forces Day.
Display a flag
Show your patriotism by proudly flying an Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, or American flag.
Educate your children
Educate your children about the history of the armed forces. Let them know what the day means to you.
Take the time to reflect on those who are serving our country. Find out how you can volunteer by visiting "serve.gov":http://www.serve.gov/. Have a happy Armed Forces Day!