Friday, June 12, 2009

American Angels

I was sent this by email from Marion ( - I thought this very interesting and something you might like to get involved with. It sounds like a great opportunity to do something for those who are fighting to save not only our county, but the rights of others as week
OperationHelpingHandAfghanistan was started in 2004 and is made up of volunteer Mom's, Dad's Veterans, Friends and Active Duty service members through out the United States. We want to reassure all members of the armed Forces that they are not forgotten by procuring support through mail, emails and care boxes and displaying continuous Patriotic standards in our city, towns and communities.

To help lift spirits of deployed soldiers, assist military family needs, initiate Holiday programs for service members deployed, assist soldiers in their needs and requests and to designate individual spirit lifting through special mail-outs by our membership to all the members of the Armed Forces serving their country throughout the world.

Participation in OperationHelpingHandAfghanistan is by special Invitation only and no names or addresses will be publicized on our site in order to protect the privacy and safety of our troops.

Do you Knit, Crochet, Loom, Sew,
love making crafts or
Quilt and want to support Our Troops?
Are you good at writing letters or love sending cards?
Or maybe you would like to help
by sending care packages?
Please join us!
Welcome to American Angels!! We are the crafty ladies (American Angels) that participate with Operation Helping Hand Afghanistan in supporting depoyed military. Please fill out this questionnaire. We can not approve any membership without this information. If you can not reply to our yahoo groups please email your info to: As soon as we get it back you will be approved. The Security of our Troops is PRIMARY and I hope you will agree that it's important to keep them safe. ALSO we are requesting some information so that when you adopt a soldier we can notify you if something happens to your soldier (wounded or other etc) You will not be approved into our group without this information. ALSO - ONLY the founders of our group will see the information. Group Owners/Moderators 1. What is your name? 2. What is your complete mailing address? 3. What is your phone number? (SEE NOTE ABOVE) 4. How did you find our group? 5. What type of crafts do you like to do? 6. How would you like to support our Military? 7. What would you like to gain from this group?

*****Please click on this link for more information and where you can sign up if interested******


storybeader said...

what a great program! Have to look into this!

Anonymous said...

Thank you for bringing this to my attention.

BeadedTail said...

What a wonderful program! Thank you for sharing this info!

Splendid Little Stars said...

Wow! That's very cool!

Patti said...

This is wonderful! My great nephew has already served two tours in Iraq and will be off to Afghanistan this fall. Will have to look into this!

Sixsisters said...

Sounds super Pam. Thanks for sharing this with us.

Jill said...

Thanks, Pam. I have a son in law in Korea for the Army. What a great program.

MagdaleneJewels said...

This really does look like a great program. With all of our talents, we could definitely do something positive.
Patti - my prayers (as well as everyone else's) are with your
grandnephew and all those serving with him

Leather Made Nice said...

What a lovely gesture, Pam!