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Many years ago, I was a patient in an Army hospital for almost a year. One thing that really helped me was that after I was walking again, I could go to play an old guitar that had been part of that hospital since WWII.

I found this organization, Guitars For Vets by accident and I have donated 7 guitars to them and have 2 more in the works being repaired. But this is not about me, it's about them.

Guitars 4 Vets donates guitars and lessons to military people who are in therapy recovering from wounds, physical or otherwise. They NEED donations of guitars-electric or acoustic, but usable guitars...and they also need cash donations. I know this is hard times as well as a time of politicians with their hands out, but these young people deserve what we can do...they get little enough from the government that sent them to war...


Please look at the site and see if there is anything at all you can do.

Thank you very much.



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Originally posted to old mark on Sat Oct 06, 2012 at 01:17 AM PDT.

Also republished by Nashville KosKats, DKOMA, DKos Military Veterans, and Military Community Members of Daily Kos.

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