Paying it Forward by Helping a Veteran Today

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Hi all: Happy Veteran's Day! I received an email from a colleague of mine today asking to help a vet. who is on a fixed income and barely making it. I think I will help. I wish I had more money to help more but want to help this stranger who served our country.

Today is a special day in the lives of our veterans and I'm glad I can Pay it Forward in some small way. Now I'll have to think about what I can do tomorrow. My ultimate goal would be to pay it forward every day! Have a great day today. I'm heartened by so many honoring our troops today.

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Ralph Gorgoglione
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What a great way to "PAY IT FORWARD"! Thanks for sharing this post.

Nov 11, 2010 08:16 AM #1
Sandra Pearce
Republic Mortgage Home Loans in Olympia Washington - Olympia, WA

Paying it forward is always a great thing!  They way I see it, if you have 5 bucks to spare or 50, the amount doesn't matter, it's where your heart is.

Have a great day and keep paying it forward

Nov 11, 2010 08:20 AM #2
SentriLock Blogger
SentriLock, LLC - Cincinnati, OH

That's awesome Paul! Every little bit can help... you get a few people to contribute a little and it starts to turn into a lot! I wish this Vet was the exception but unfortunately a lot of our Nation's heroes need help. Hopefully some day it will be different. In the mean time, kudos to you!

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Nov 11, 2010 08:22 AM #3
George Souto
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Paul that is an outstanding goal to have.  I hope you are successful in accomplishing it.

Nov 11, 2010 12:50 PM #4
Hillary Kinnison
Keller Williams Coastal Realty - Dover, NH

It breaks my heart to hear of anyone struggling, but especially when it is one of our Vets.  These people gave to our country without hesitation, they shouldn't have to struggle.  Thank you for helping!

Nov 11, 2010 01:12 PM #5
Paul McFadden
Responsive Pest Control - Seattle, WA
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Hillary: You're welcome! It's always sad to hear about someone struggling. Life is meant to be good most of the time!

George: Thank you! All my best!

Laura: Thank you! I wish you well!

Sandra: Thanks! You do the same!

Ralph: You're welcome! Keep up the great work!


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