Readers have donated the use of dozens of vacation homes and thousands of frequent flier miles since a story about Vacations for Veterans appeared in the OctoberBulletin[“Giving Vets a Little R&R”]. “This is the biggest response we’ve ever received,” says Peggy Carr, who, with her husband, Chris, pairs Purple Heart recipients with people willing to provide free stays at their vacation homes (www.vacationsforveterans.org). Mike and Lynn Cashman of Seminole, Fla., offered their condo. “It is a small token of our appreciation that we are able to donate a few weeks to those who serve our country,” Mike Cashman says.
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