We must honor the ultimate sacrifice made by nearly 2, brave Americans. Congress authorized this war with good intentions -- to respond to the horrific attacks of September 11, We went after Osama bin Laden -- who orchestrated the attacks -- and a large majority of his al Qaeda followers. Ten years later, things have changed.
Our goal is to continue to provide meaningful services and care packages for every service member we support. This is our small way of letting our brave troopers know that we care about them and appreciate their sacrifices. We conduct fundraisers, sell merchandise, and collect donations to finance sending care packages to our troops.
We also match troopers to volunteers who would like to send care packages to their own "adopted" trooper. Often commanding officers in the field will contact us and let us know that they have a young man or woman who is not receiving any boxes or letters from home.
These kids quickly come into our hearts and soon receive a care package with a big blue star on the box, letting them know that good people from Alameda and Contra Costa Counties in California think about and support them. Our boxes have come to have meaning to the troops overseas. We know this from the letters we get receive letters from the troops coming soon.
We depend on your generous donations and volunteer help to continue sending these care packages and notes from home.
On average, we ship 50 boxes each week. Bonds of Courage New Jersey http: It is our hope that the items sent will make life spent thousands of miles from friends and loved ones a little easier to bear. These "Gifts from Home" boxes are full of most-requested and much-needed items, such as prepaid international calling cards, candy, toiletries, games, non-perishable food items, Germ-X hand sanitizer, books, magazines, DVDs, CDs, greeting cards and notes of appreciation and thanks from caring Americans all across the country, and much more.
Hearts Across the Miles www. Please help us support our troops,so they never feel lonely and disheartened.
We owe our freedom to them.
LECTURE ONE THE RIDDLE OF LIFE AND DEATH At every birth, what appears to be a new live comes into the world. Slowly the little form grows, it lives and moves among us, it becomes a factor in our lives; but at last there comers a time when the form ceases to move and decays. CLAIM: First red heifer born in 2, YEARS A Biblical prophecy has been fulfilled as a "red heifer" was born signalling the end of days and the coming of the Messiah in both Christianity and Judaism The Temple Institute announced the birth of an entirely red female calf that "brings the promise of reinstating Biblical purity to the world". Bring Our War $$ Home Breaking News! Concerned organizations and individuals around the state have created the Maine Campaign to Bring Our War $$ Home as a way to promote the idea that our state's fiscal crisis is in large part due to the current spending on endless war in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.
Care packages for men or for women. Our mission is to ensure that every American hero receives the physical and moral support they deserve.
Homefront Hugs Has tips for sending care packages as well as a Soldier adoption program. Helping Our Military Everywhere www. A program designed to provide a weekly "mail call" along with care packages.
Hugs for Soldiers Duluth, GA www. We appreciate the great sacrifices they are making, and we will do all we can to boost their morale and lift their spirits during this difficult time. We have been supporting the troops since Keystone Soldiers Shoemakersville, PA http: Our goal is to provide support to the military community while preserving their dignity.
We treat each of them with the respect they have earned while serving our country.
Kids in Support of Soldiers http: All decisions are made by the children allowing them to comprehend the difference they are making and that this is THEIR program. Each package that is sent is sent to a particular soldier and is packaged by the children with love and appreciation for what the soldiers are doing for our freedoms.
It started when this mother of a brand new Marine went to dinner one evening with her son and 15 other men who had just graduated from School of Infantry Training and entered the fleet Military Mom in Action www. We do this by sending them boxes of goodies and letters "monthly" wherever they are around the world.
We especially want to encourage those not receiving any or little support from home. We desire to lift them up giving them hope and the knowledge that someone cares. Care packages are packed full of gourmet coffee, Oreo cookies, Jelly Belly jelly beans, high-quality beef jerky, trial mix, Gatorade, deodorant, Chap Stick, sun block, CDs and much more.
NC Packs 4 Patriots Ayden, NC We are a nonprofit organization formed with the mission to support troops and their family members by providing care and comfort items and expressions of appreciation for their service and sacrifices. Operation Care and Comfort www.
Care 4 R Troops www. Supporting our troops any way possible, is just a little way we can say thanks for the amazingly hard job they do and the sacrifices they and their families make. We offer free care packages to deployed troops through address they or family or friends submit to us securely via our website or email address.
Operation Care Package We are an all volunteer not for profit organization, dedicated to our goal of making sure that no deployed hero goes without mail. If they request it, we try and fulfill it!Apr 09, · Our brave men and women in uniform have done what we asked them to do, and now we must bring all of them home.
And when they return, we must . The Observer debate: Should we bring our troops home from Afghanistan? Yes, says the Observer's foreign affairs editor, Peter Beaumont, we've lost sight of our aims. I'm no longer sure why we're there.
A strong majority believes we should bring our troops home and focus on rebuilding bridges, roads, and schools here in the United States, not Afghanistan. We should take our cue from them.
Rep. Jackie Speier represents the 12th District of California. The True Story of The Patton Prayer by Msgr. James H. O'Neill (From the Review of the News 6 October ) Many conflicting and some untrue stories have been printed about General George S.
Patton and the Third Army Prayer. 2) If you don't know anyone overseas, fret not! For the low price of $30 (which includes shipping), we'll send over a delicious snack pack to one of our troops listed on an online database of stationed servicemen and women.
The 7 pound snack pack, shown above, contains: Fruity, chewy gummy bears. There is, of course, a legitimate argument for some limitation upon immigration.
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