Video games as therapy for wounded warriors
Organizers said that the games have helped wounded soldiers regain dexterity, helped troops with brain injuries regain their mental agility, and more broadly, made troops feel at home. Seems like a great idea (and if anyone has a link for any of these charities, please email it to me).
"Games as Therapy for Walter Reed's Wounded" [Washington Post]
Groups accepting video game donations for U.S. troops include Cause (mentioned in the article), Soldier's Angels, and Operation Gratitude.