Local Red Cross chapter to host 'Holiday Mail for Heroes'

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - A card making event for soldiers overseas will take place Wednesday, November 13th, at the Augusta Chapter of the American Red Cross.

Anyone is invited to come send a holiday card to a deployed service member starting at 10A.M. Cards made after that date must be post marked by December 6th.

The Red Cross is asking individuals to not send letters, monetary donations or any cards with glitter. For more information and card requirements, head to www.redcross.org/holidaymail.

You can mail a card to a soldier at:

Holiday Mail for Heroes

P.O. Box 5456

Capitol Heights, MD 20791-5456