‘Carry the Load’ campaign reminds public of true meaning behind Memorial Day

Posted on Donna Kee

Instead of honoring our fallen heroes, soldiers and first responders, we’ve started just grilling out and heading to the lake. That’s why Carry the Load started.

We all need to be reminded at times, to think back about what the true meaning of something is.

Years ago, the feeling was that we had strayed from the true meaning of Memorial Day. Instead of honoring our fallen heroes, soldiers and first responders, we were just grilling out and heading to the lake.

That’s why Carry the Load was started.

We begin a three part look at that organization and how it’s grown into a huge nationwide walk, ending up in Dallas.

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