It’s a Military Life: Pay it Forward

Pay It Forward

At It’s a Military Life, we are looking to create a community to help others learn about outreach opportunities to PAY IT FORWARD. This initiative is ongoing and is by and for our military families, and our surrounding communities.

About Us

Our Mission

It’s a Military Life believes it is important to give back to our community, whether it is military or civilian related. We do that, by creating a network of outreach programs to provide volunteer opportunities for military and civilian families. We will help match you with the an opportunity that best fits your outreach interest and commitment level at this time.

How You Can Help

Donate

Find the cause that you are most passionate about and donate to them through their social media accounts. Always make sure it is a secure place to give money, and an organization that is reputable and truly passionate about its cause.

Become a Volunteer

You can get involved today by becoming a Volunteer. Sign up with one of the organizations we feature, and you will be joining a group of change-makers, a network strong enough to impact positive change in the world.

Share to Social Media

If you are unable to donate or volunteer, please share our initiative and our featured outreach programs. Your kind words about our outreach opportunities makes a huge difference to our mission to: PAY IT FORWARD.

News

Recent Causes

  • Interview with Claude Schmid, Founder of Veteran Last Patrol
    Interview By: Christina Etchberger Listen in as Christina Etchberger, Founder of It’s a Military Life, talks with Colonel (Ret) Claude Schmid, Founder of Veteran Last Patrol. They discuss the story behind this amazing non-profit organization, how to get involved, and …
  • Veteran Pen Pal Project’s Holiday Initiative: Operation Holiday Salute
    Written By: Christina Etchberger Christina Etchberger from It’s a Military Life and our friends from GivingTuesdayMilitary are working together to spread the word about Veteran Last Patrol’s Operation Holiday Salute! Veteran Last Patrol: OPERATION HOLIDAY SALUTE This holiday season, take the time to send a …
  • Spotlight: Paulette Fryar and The Million Mile Project
    Written By: Paulette Fryar My name is Paulette Fryar and I am a Coast Guard Spouse to my husband, Troy, who is in his 31st year of active duty service. We have 4 college age sons, with one entering the …

Outreach Opportunities

Adopt-a-Grandparent: Veterans Edition exists to spread kindness, happiness, and a sense of worth to veterans and veteran spouses that reside in assisted living/nursing homes.
The Bautista Project Inc, once a family mission turned into a bustling community project. Moving state, to state and providing for people in need they have distributed more than 5000 meals. Ensuring people in need have basic living essentials and the resources to thrive.

Become a Volunteer or Share Your Outreach Program

We are here to connect you with volunteer opportunities that best fit your interests and commitment level at this time. Please contact us and we will direct you to the right outreach community.

Are you representing an outreach program that you would like featured for our military spouses and families? Send us an email, and we will connect with you to discuss your cause and opportunities.