How to Choose a Military or Veteran Charity
Donating to charity is a great way to give back to your community. If you are considering donating to a charity specifically related to the military or to veterans, there are many options for you to choose from. Learn more about how to choose a miltiary or veteran charity by reading on.
Before you donate, make sure to research the charities available to you. Look on their websites and read their about page for their mission statement. In this section, you will find who the charity donates their money to specifically, as well as exactly what the charity does. Some charities work with military members and veterans, as well as other charitable organizations. If it’s important to you to work with a charity that is exclusive to the military, keep this in mind as you browse.
Non-profit military and veteran organizations have a financial responsibility. Websites like CharityNavigator.org will help you better understand a charity’s financial responsibility. Think about what you’re looking for in a charity, then browse this website to find a charity that supports your values. It is also helpful to research charities that are tax deductible. Keep records of your donations to claim these donations on your taxes.
After doing your research and comparing charities to one another, you’re ready to invest in the charity that is most meaningful to you! For help finding local organizations dedicated to helping military members, veterans, and their families, check out Operation Rubix. We provide a network of resources for military members and their families. Consider donating to our organization or checking out the resources we have available. To donate, visit our website, and to learn more, email us at 941-330-4240 or call us at 941-330-4240.