Hearing Back From Homefront Hugs
AFCEA staff frequently participate in community and troop support activities, and in one such event AFCEA provided cards, postage, small gift and prepaid postcards--and a pizza lunch, during which AFCEA staff members hand wrote more than 100 "Get Well Soon" and "Thank You" cards to wounded warriors and the medical personnel who care for them. The prepaid postcard was self addressed to AFCEA so that the warfighters, nurses or doctors could write back if they wanted to.
This activity was done through a group called "Homefront Hugs," who decided which medical facility needed those cards the most and sent them along. This week, we got a handful of responses we'd like to share with you: