Monday, November 7, 2011

Mailroom Monday: November 7, 2011

This week 42,555 cards were mailed out - at a cost of $1,600.85! 
In ONE week! That's our largest week of shipments ever....123 boxes of cards! For comparison:

  • September 2010: 44,453 cards ($1653.00)
  • September 2011: 60,278 ($2466.10)
  • October 2010: 91,115 ($3387.50)
  • October 2011: 93,678 ($3596.55)
  • All of November 2010: 54,801 ($2035.80)
  • First week of November 2011: 31,375 ($1186.45)
Many many thanks to all who sent in the amazing quantities of cards....we definitely had a recordsetting number this year! And the generous donors - WOW! You've kept up with these last crazy weeks of shipping, and we couldn't be more grateful. There's nothing like knowing we're going to the post office with the nation behind us!



We're saying farewell to our contacts from Iraq, as they redploy home - HOOAH! Some are contractors relocating to other places, and have already put in address changes so they can continue receiving our beautiful cards.

In case you missed it...this weekend's vlog:




To  heroes in Afghanistan:
690 cards to a USO
690 cards to an Air Force unit
725 cards to a Red Cross
355 cards to a Navy unit
355 cards to a National Guard unit
355 cards to a National Guard unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to a Navy unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to a Marine unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to a Navy unit
355 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to a Civilian unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Air Force unit
340 cards to a Marine unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Marine unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Air Force unit
355 cards to an Air Force unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to a Marine unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Air Force unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Marine unit
345 cards to a USO unit
345 cards to an Army
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
360 cards to an Air Force unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Marine unit
355 cards to an Air Force unit
350 cards to an Air Force unit
355 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Marine unit
355 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Civilian unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Marine unit
350 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Air Force unit
340 cards to an Air Force unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to a National Guard unit
340 cards to an Air Force unit
340 cards to an unit
340 cards to a Marine unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Air Force unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to a Marine unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Air Force unit
340 cards to an unit
340 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to a Marine unit

To heroes in Iraq:
340 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to an Army unit


To heroes at sea:
355 cards to a Navy unit


To heroes in Greece:
345 cards to an Air Force unit


To heroes in Qatar:
725 cards to a Civilian unit
345 cards to an Army unit

To heroes in Japan:

340 cards to a Navy unit
340 cards to a Navy unit

To heroes in Kuwait:
725 cards to a USO
725 cards to a Red Cross
355 cards to an Army unit
350 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to a National Guard unit
360 cards to an Army unit
345 cards to an Army unit
355 cards to an Army unit
340 cards to a Navy unit




To heroes worldwide:
1000 cards to an organization sending 100 care packages! That's 100 heroes who will have a sample pack of cards...and may then request a box. 



Other fun statistics:
Number of boxes sent: 4,292
Number of hero contacts: 1,535
Total cards sent: 1,345,027



Deadline reminders:  Calendar for 2012 is here
Sept 30 - Thanksgiving PASSED
Oct 31 - Christmas PASSED
Dec 1 - AnyHero letters for Christmas
January 1 - Valentines

Current shipper needs: see here.

3 comments:

Rufus said...

I've said it before, but OWH shippers really do ROCK! Wow, those are some scary, awesome numbers, Sandy! WAY TO GO!
R/

Yolanda said...

Wow! We'll hit that second million before you know it at that rate.

Cindy O said...

Amazing how those cards add up... one beautiful, lovingly handmade card at a time!