The cast of "Army Wives" send their personal messages to our nation's troops and America's military families on this Independence Day weekend.

A message from Lifetime & "Army Wives"

Celebrate our nation’s independence this July 4th weekend by supporting the efforts of organizations that serve our troops and military families.

1. Find a volunteer opportunity in your community with the Red Cross through their Volunteer Match program.

Red Cross

2. Boost the morale, welfare and recreational needs of American troops and their families by supporting the USO, a congressionally chartered, private, nonprofit organization.


3. Make a donation to Operation Homefront and send a thank you message to the troops, which Operation Homefront will post on their "heroes wall."

4. Learn how you can volunteer with Blue Star Families to support military families in your community while troops are deployed, and find out about a program that brings children's books to military bases and military impacted public schools.

5. Learn how to serve in your own community and build and promote your own service projects by signing up with United We Serve.