Monday, July 5, 2010

Mailroom Monday: July 5, 2010

10,698 cards were mailed out to our nation's heroes this week (shipping cost: $398.20)!! A perfect way to celebrate Independence Day, don't you think!


To  heroes in Afghanistan:
340 cards to an Marines unit
340 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an National Guard unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Marines unit
335 cards to an Marines unit
335 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Air Force unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Marines unit
342 cards to an Air Force unit

To heroes in Iraq:
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an National Guard unit
176 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Navy unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit


To heroes in Kuwait:
335 cards to an Army unit
Other fun statistics:
Number of boxes sent:  1,628
Number of hero contacts:  808
Total cards sent: 469,316!
 



Deadline reminders:

Independence Day: passed Note: You can keep making patriotic cards all the time, just don't put "Happy Fourth of July" on them. Take advantage of those great sales on patriotic papers and supplies!
August 2 - Back to School
September 20 - Halloween
October 1 - Thanksgiving
October 30 - Christmas
November 30 - Any Hero Christmas Letters


Current shipper needs: see here.

2 comments:

Susan said...

How come none of our cards are getting to the Navy?

Susan

Sandy said...

We get very few requests from the Navy, but when we do we send them! Do a search for Navy on the Homefront Blog to see what we've sent, and also on the Hero Blog for thankyou notes from them.