Every child needs a Hero

1:33 Published December 5, 2014

Every child needs a hero, especially in these challenging times. They need someone who they can aspire to be—and someone who can inspire them to reach their full potential. Who better than George Washington to have as their role model? However, due to budget cuts, there are thousands of children who will miss the chance to discover George Washington as their personal hero. Together, and with the help of a generous grant from the Ford Motor Company, any donation you send to Mount Vernon today will be matched —dollar for dollar—up to a total of $40,000.

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