A comment by one woman was "I just wanted to say, 'I'm sorry you're hurt. Thank you, Merry Christmas. All I ask is you keep the original author copyright and links attached.
Tips Be positive and encouraging. Remember, troops have the stress of being far from home and who knows what else may be going on. This is not the time to vent. The polite company rule — avoid religion and politics, is always a good first letter idea. Another is to simply be conversational and genuine.
If your spouse, child, or other loved one were deployed, how would you want someone to talk to them? And, of course, safety first. It stands for Operational Security and Personal Security. If troops use their first name, so do I. All troops are not Soldiers.
I also include the name of the charity I got their information from. In some cases, they may not be expecting my letter. That happens when others submit a troop who they feel needs a morale boost. The Wonderful Middle Here I write about home. After all, home and all the wonderful things in it, is what they miss most.
A Vietnam Vet told me that when he received letters that they would transport him, even if for a short time, away from the horrible place he was.
Of course, not everyone has the time or ability regular internet connection or outgoing mail to write back. Thank you for all you do. Because I know they are sacrificing too. Then I include my email address to make replying easier.
Our deployed troops really do appreciate any little thing. Including a stranger taking the time to remember those who fight to defend their freedoms. Two of his Marines did a very good job and he told Sofia to imagine them in a combat zone with smiley face stickers on their uniforms.Brighten a soldier's day by sending a Christmas card.
(Image: christmas cards image by david hughes from monstermanfilm.com). Sending Christmas cards to soldiers is the perfect holiday activity for classrooms or .
Whether you write a long letter or short card I think the most important is to say thank you and let them know you remember and appreciate them." Sarah: "I write my relationships in the army.
Friends, brothers, father, uncle and husband. Sample Miscellaneous Christmas Messages to Soldiers: “Wishing all my Australian solder brothers Merry Christmas and a very happy new year.
Just the way you bring peace into our lives, may Jesus bring peace and happiness to your lives.”. Watch this video to learn more about our Send a Letter campaign.
Write a Letter Founded in , A Million Thanks is a c3 non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the U.S. Military. Receiving care packages from home while a soldier is deployed is a major boost to the quality of life for that person.
Anything from magazines to candy to just some good brand-name laundry detergent will put a smile on a homesick military member's face. write a letter of thanks to your Soldiers and personally sign the letter.
You letter to that individual Soldier and in-clude the dates of their deployment. Once you write the form letter, you can cut and paste the names—it really doesn’t take that much time. It serves two purposes: First, it shows your Soldiers that For Christmas.