Card-Writing Information

  • Address "Dear Hero" or "Dear Service-Member" (we send to Soldiers, Marines, Airmen, and Sailors). Keep it gender-neutral
  • Use a decorative card or something handmade (a quarter-folded 8 1/2" x 11" sheet of paper works well)
  • Do not include any personal contact information such as last names, email addresses, phone numbers, etc.
  • Do not enclose in an envelope
  • Be encouraging and uplifting letting them know their service to our country is appreciated
  • You can say you are praying for them and add a Bible verse
  • Feel free to express anything from current headlines, sports, weather, but refrain from anything political
  • You can share life experiences, remembering to keep it positive
  • Refrain from wishing a happy holiday so we can send them anytime