Purple Up for military kids on Tuesday

2014-04-12T18:58:00Z 2014-04-12T19:23:09Z Purple Up for military kids on TuesdayTimes Staff nwitimes.com
April 12, 2014 6:58 pm  • 

PORTER COUNTY | This is the nation's Month of the Military Child, a time to honor youths and their service to our country. In celebration, Mental Health America of Porter County as part of their Building Up Our Youth program SUPPORTS Indiana Operation: Military Kids, part of the 4-H Youth Development program of Purdue Extension.

On Tuesday, as a visible way to show support and thank military children for their strength and sacrifices people are invited to Purple Up! for military kids. Everyone across the nation is encouraged to wear their purple shirts, scarves, shoes, pants.

Share photos of you and your friends/co-workers/pets that have Purpled Up! on the Indiana OMK Facebook page (facebook.com/IndianaOMK).

Operation: Military Kids is the U.S. Army's collaborative effort with America's communities to support children and youths impacted by military deployments.

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