Produced in the U.S. by the Charleston Mint, the ornament truly is a one-of-a kind piece and is signed by its creator, nationally renowned jewelry artist, Ann Hand. Proceeds from sales of ornaments will support the Purple Heart’s mission of helping all veterans and their families.
The Purple Heart Medal Honors Patriotism, Service And Sacrifice.
Established by George Washington in 1782, the Purple Heart is the oldest award still given to men and women of the U.S. military who are wounded in combat.
The Purple Heart Foundation is the fundraising engine of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, a Congressionally-Chartered Veteran Service Organization. Foundation programs include Service Officers helping Veterans access and receive their VA benefits, scholarships, PTS / TBI support, suicide prevention programs, women’s health issues, partnerships to provide service dogs to wounded veterans and much more.