09/29/2011 05:01 pm ET Updated Nov 29, 2011

Volunteer Sends 85,000 Cards To Troops

Lots of programs aimed at helping U.S. troops overseas feel connected to home include sending homemade cards with personal messages of support.

A Gig Harbor woman and her volunteer group have turned that idea on its head with an effort that lets soldiers send their own cards home to remember those birthdays and other special moments that they miss while they're away.

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