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How you can help

The In Memory program has honored more than 4,100 veterans for the sacrifices they made after the war, and has allowed their families to come together and heal. We are asking you to help spread the word about In Memory so we can bring such a deserving honor to so many families and Vietnam veterans who served their country with pride.

Below are some ways you can help spread the word.

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Social Media

SOCIAL MEDIA

Share In Memory on social media with these graphics and suggested text. Stay engaged by joining the In Memory Facebook group.

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Sample Facebook language

The @VietnamVeteransMemorialFund honors Vietnam veterans who passed away after the Vietnam War through their In Memory Program. This includes those who passed away as a result of their exposure to Agent Orange and PTSD-related illnesses. Apply to honor a loved one this summer. Deadline is March 6: vvmf.org/InMemory

Apply to honor a loved one through the @VietnamVeteransMemorialFund’s In Memory Program. The program honors Vietnam veterans whose lives were cut short as a result of their service, including exposure to Agent Orange and PTSD. Submit your application by March 6: vvmf.org/InMemory

Sample Twitter language

Honor a Vietnam veteran who passed away from service-related illnesses. @VVMF is currently accepting applications for the 2020 #InMemory Program: vvmf.org/InMemory

Honor a Vietnam veteran through @VVMF’s #InMemory program. Causes of death include: PTSD-related illnesses / events, exposure to Agent Orange. Apply by 3/6: vvmf.org/InMemory

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Help spread the word

Share the In Memory flyer and brochures with your local VVA, American Legion, and VFW chapters, local veteran’s hospitals, funeral homes or local churches.

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Share our photos. You’ll help us reach families and veterans by spreading our message and program.

SHARE WHAT PAST PARTICIPANTS HAVE SAID ABOUT THE PROGRAM

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VIDEO

Watch and share video from the 2018 In Memory Day Ceremony: https://youtu.be/-5jJy4pyY5U 

LOCAL MEDIA OUTREACH

Contact your local newspaper with a story about your loved one being honored through the program or make a pitch to your local media with a sample press release

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Important Links

Online Application: http://act.vvmf.org/2020-in-memory-application

In Memory FAQ Page:  https://www.vvmf.org/In-Memory-Program#FAQ

2019 Event information: https://www.vvmf.org/In-Memory-Program/2019-InMemory-Weekend/

Videos of past In Memory Ceremonies can be seen here: www.youtube.com/VietnamVeteransMemorialFund

Additional questions about In Memory can go to: Julianna Blaylock at inmemory@vvmf.org or 202-330-4950.

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