Send Our Military Members Some Holiday Cheer!

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Would you like to send a holiday greeting to a GI, but aren't sure how to do it?

The American Red Cross can help. Together with Pitney Bowes, the Red Cross is launching its Holiday Mail for Heroes campaign today, allowing people to send their cards with a message of thanks and cheer.

The two organizations will screen cards for hazardous materials, sort and package the cards, and deliver them to military bases and hospitals, veteran's hospitals, and other locations during the holidays.

Greetings must be received by December tenth to insure delivery by Christmas.

Mail can be sent to:

Holiday Mail For Heroes
P.O. Box 5456
Capitol Heights, MD 20791-5456

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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  • by Jean Location: Colorado Springs on Nov 11, 2008 at 08:00 AM
    I think it is a great thing, that the red cross is doing.
  • by .Anne Starritt Location: Fountain on Nov 11, 2008 at 07:42 AM
    Many could use a reminder about requirements for packages to GIs.
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