When baby Merrick was rushed to the Emergency Room after he became limp and very pale, the triage nurse tested his blood oxygenation right away. Her face turned as white as a sheet as she looked at the results. “It says 45%,” she whispered, “but there’s no way that’s right. Most people are at 98 or 99%. He’d be unconscious…”
Some could argue that the desire to serve your country is something you learn. But for others, it’s in their blood. A fierce streak of patriotism that cannot be channeled in any way but to stand on the front line, an innate aspiration towards greatness that cannot be explained…
When our veterans fall victim to the darkness and lose all hope… one non-profit steps forward to bring them back into the light.
Read the story of how H.E.R.O.E.S. Care developed a simple idea into an unstoppable force of good, and how Chive Charities got involved to help get our country’s heroes back on their feet.
Around this time of year as the weather gets warmer, all we can think about is drinking beer on a patio. We’ve decided to make this happen with our military, so we’re heading to the best place in Texas to do so – Killeen, TX – home of Ft. Hood. On February 27th, we’ll be taking over the Pluckers in Killeen to raise a glass with the troops and drink the heck out of some KCCO Beer.
In 2016, Chive Charities is focused on doubling-down our efforts to help our service men and women. We are committed to assisting our nation’s veterans and first responders who have bravely served our nation. If you or someone you know could use our help, please fill out an application here.