Monday, May 9, 2011

Mailroom Monday: May 9, 2011

This week 15,738 cards were mailed out - at a cost of $611.60! I know it shouldn't amaze me that we keep up with not only the quantity of cards, but the shipping donations....our OWH family is SO GENEROUS!
The first 133 of the Special Mission cards! Thank you!

Oh and by the way. We're --->this close<--- to our million-card-milestone! Here's a little video message (Sandy has a new toy, a phone that finally shoots video...lol) Our millionth card will go to the USS Carl Vinson in honor of their recent participation in the burial of Osama bin Laden. 




To  heroes in Afghanistan:
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to a Navy unit
185 cards to an Air Force unit
185 cards to an Army unit
185 cards to an Army unit
185 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to a USO team
350 cards to a Marine unit
350 cards to a Civilian Contractor unit
350 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to a National Guard unit
349 cards to an Navy unit
349 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to a Red Cross unit
349 cards to an Air Force unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to a Marine unit
335 cards to an Army unit


To heroes in Iraq:

342 cards to an Air Force unit
342 cards to an Army unit
342 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to an Army unit
349 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to a National Guard unit
335 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit

To heroes in Korea:
342 cards to an Air Force unit
349 cards to an Army unit
335 cards to an Army unit

To heroes at sea:
342 cards to a Navy unit

To heroes in Kuwait:

342 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to a Navy unit
185 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit





Other fun statistics:
Number of boxes sent: 3,150
Number of hero contacts: 1,256
Total cards sent: 990,816


Deadline reminders:  Calendar is here
March 31 - Mother's Day PASSED
April 15 - Graduation PASSED
May 21 - Father's Day
May 31 - Independence Day
July 31 - Back to school
Sept 16 - Halloween
Sept 30 - Thanksgiving
Oct 31 - Christmas

Current shipper needs: see here.

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