Help Operation Write Home Make Cards for our military personnel overseas!

You know how wonderful it is to open your mailbox and find a handmade card from a friend inside.

Now imagine you are one of our many military personnel serving overseas where there is no place to buy a card for a loved one. You can help them this weekend by making blank cards that Operation Write Home will send to these brave men and women and in turn they can mail a special card to their someone special.

The instructions for card making for Operation Write Home are few, but important and are found HERE.

I have known Sandy Allnock, President of Operation Write Home for many years. OWH is an absolutely great non-profit cause!

Since 2007, the organiztion has sent 1.7 million handmade cards overseas!

Be a part of the fun and the cause! Thank a veteran over this Memorial Weekend!

If you can’t make cards now, remember, cards are needed year-around.

Cards can be simple

like the one CarolJean my DT member made below, top

or the ones I made and added today….

or elaborate, but, for the safety of our troops, no glitter or crystals please!

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  • Love the paper and the simplicity.

  • A wonderful post for OWH and a very pretty card!

  • Mary-Anne V.

    pretty card…love the patterned papers. Thank you to the troops!

  • Margaret

    Very pretty paper. 

  • desmarsol

    Perfect proof that simple can be beautiful! Thanks for joining in the Memorial Day hop and for supporting OWH.

    Paula S.

    OWH Blog Team

  • Cara

    Love the paper!

  • Donna Nuce

    Your card is simple and beautiful!  Thanks for hoppin’ with OWH.

  • Raeanna25

    I love the pattern paper! Thx for participating in OWH Blog Hop!

  • Sue D

    Love the paper on this pretty card!

  • Mprantner

    Very pretty card, OWH is a great organization, thanks for supporting them!

  • cutnpaste

    Very pretty!  Thanks for supporting our troops!

  • Julie Fountain

    What a perfect sentiment for an OWH card! Thanks for sharing!

  • Carol

    Sweet and simple Just like You!

  • Sarah

    Great paper!  Thanks for sharing!

  • Sybrina K

    Great card!

    It’s so nice that you included the OWH guidelines. Wish I would’ve thought to do that!  🙂

  • Lucy

    I love the simplicity of this card, which is made super impressive with the sentiment.  The papers are lovely and I’m a big fan of textured ribbon.   Thanks for your participation in the hop and support of the troops.

  • raffertyc1

    lovely card!  thanks for participaing!

  • Sara Paschal

    Love it!  Great job!

  • Allison Graves

    Thank you for participating in the OWH Bloghop and supporting our troops!

  • Sandy Allnock

    Hi Terri and CarolJean! So glad you could join us in getting the word out to all your followers – you rock!! 

  • Holley Smith

    love that pretty ribbon and that background paper is gorgeous…..great job!!! 😉

  • Bmcuttino

    Pretty. Happy Memorial Day weekend. Hugs

  • Shiles728

    Flowered papers are my favorite.  Thank you so much for sharing!