Join us for the American Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes event, a special instore event to celebrate our Armed Forces. While you're in the store, stop by our table to sign a card of thanks or make a handmade card with the kids with messages of encouragement & holiday cheer to members of the Armed Forces who will be away from home and veterans in the U.S.
Our Press Release:
Arkansas’ FlagandBanner.com joins with the American Red Cross Holiday for Heroes Campaign
Arkansas’ FlagandBanner.com, joins with Annin Flag Makers and the American Red Cross to encourage Arkansans to send holiday wishes to active military, their families, and veterans in our local communities.
Arkansas’ FlagandBanner.com located on 800 West 9th Street in downtown Little Rock will host the event during Veteran’s Week Nov. 11 through Nov. 19. Visit the Holiday for Heroes table to sign premade cards for a service member or veteran for the holidays! Craft supplies will be available at the Card Making Station for the children or adults to use to make personalized cards.
Holiday Mail for Heroes is an annual campaign by the American Red Cross and Arkansas’ FlagandBanner.com is honored to be part of this heartwarming program to spread a little holiday cheer to current and former armed forces and their families.
Come into the FlagandBanner.com showroom to share your appreciation and support with an encouraging note for the holidays to the brave men and women who serve or have served our country. A simple card can have a profound impact in raising the morale of our deployed troops and our veterans here at home.
The event kicks off at 8 a.m. Nov. 11th with refreshments (coffee, apple cider and desserts) being served all day while you shop, the normal 15% off military discount will be doubled during this week and available to all customers. Be sure to make or sign cards while in the store and perhaps even mingle and make friends with our local veterans and enlisted personnel who visit the store that day. This special event will continue until closing on Nov. 19th. The Little Rock Chapter of the American Red Cross will pick up the cards for delivery.
Showroom hours are 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. M-F and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturdays. The showroom is closed on Sundays.Come make a card and show our Heroes how appreciated they are this holiday season!
FlagandBanner.com's President Kerry McCoy spoke at the Little Rock Rotary Club about the American Red Cross and her father's experience with the Red Cross as a POW in World War II. Listen to her speech below.
Learn more about the American Red Cross Service to the Armed Forces in the next video.
Learn about the American Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes Card Sorting in the next video.
Visit the American Red Cross to make a donatation to the Armed Forces.