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Letters from the Troops

What H.E.R.O.E.S Care means to the troops and their families.

  • National Guardsman submitted on 05/25/2016:
    I went to the furniture distribution day. I got a chair and a dresser. I did not expect to get anything else but the guy in charge said they had more donated items to give away. I ended up leaving with a box of snacks, a... Read more
  • Gulf War Veteran submitted on 05/25/2016:
    I am very grateful for all that H.E.R.O.E.S. Care does for the military families. The staff is very friendly and supportive. My story is simple. In the fall of 2008, when the economy started tanking, I lost my job, my home,... Read more
  • Jessica S. submitted on 10/11/2015:
    I had the opportunity as a new Field Readiness Group Leader to meet the team at Heroes Care. Jon Jerome was full of knowledge and resources that will help me take care of the Soldiers who will depend on me. Each member of... Read more
  • Client Served submitted on 10/11/2015:
    When I first moved to St Louis I only knew a few people. One of the guys that I served with pointed me to HEROES care. The folks there are extremely helpful and were always there when I needed them.... Read more
  • Unit Leader submitted on 10/11/2015:
    What a wonderful organization!! They encompass the whole person and their needs, not just one aspect. They have the most wonderful staff who are genuinely passionate about what they do and it shows!!! I have several veterans... Read more
  • Z. M. submitted on 01/20/2015:
    I wanted to contact you and let you know what an INCREDIBLE source of strength and information you have been for me during the darkest hours of my life. While I have not been able to think, focus, communicate, or thank you... Read more
  • Tom Korth submitted on 11/11/2014:
    Just when I found myself going to another life transition and going deep into the ground after my service, H.E.R.O.E.S. Care helped guide me back to a normal life. They actually take the time and the effort and go out of... Read more
  • Walls Family submitted on 01/02/2014:
    We are the Walls Family and we would love to thank each and every person who gave toys and their time to make this event possible. You guys have made Christmas away from home a wonderful one. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!!!... Read more
  • Brooks Family submitted on 01/01/2014:
    Good Morning to the Heroes Family, The Brooks family would like to thank the Heroes Care Organization for making our Christmas the best! The love and care this organization has shown us is greatly appreciated. Merry Christmas... Read more
  • Rachelle submitted on 07/06/2013:
    Thank you so much to H.E.R.O.E.S. CARE for the new kids shoes that were given away at the Military Appreciation BBQ. They are awesome and so are you all! Rachelle, Family Readiness Group, U.S. Army... Read more
  • Jeff Cartwright submitted on 09/16/2011:
    To the entire Operation Homefront / HEROES Group, Thank you so much for the care package and the wonderful services you all have provided my family throughout my deployment. It is truly comforting to know such an organization... Read more
  • Submitted on 10/19/2010:
    An excerpt from a letter we received from one of our Hometown Support Volunteers:By virtue of my years of service as an enlisted man in the Missouri National Guard, as an Officer in the U. S. Army (Active Duty & Reserve)... Read more
  • Jonan & Rachel T. submitted on 08/30/2010:
    Postcard from Jonan and Rachel T.:We made it! Just about 9 months later Jonan`s deployment concluded and he arrived safely back at Fr. Drum, NY. We want to thank you for your generosity in sending packages throughout the... Read more
  • Jamie B. submitted on 04/18/2010:
    One of the many letters of thanks we received from the troops who benefited from a generous $140,000 donation of baby product from Toys-R-Us:To Whom It May Concern: I would like to take this opportunity to express my sincere... Read more
  • Jim submitted on 02/23/2010:
    Another military family served...Your generosity to the troops and your kind hearted selflessness have brought great joy and a renewed sense of purpose into my family`s life. Before our Ombudsmen told us of your operation... Read more
  • Various members submitted on 12/20/2009:
    To Whom It May Concern: Recently I have become subjected to the hardships that have faced so many in the past year or more. Never before did I see myself needing or receiving help from any organization. After several discussions... Read more
  • Stephanie submitted on 12/07/2009:
    I recently received some children`s items from the Airmen Helping Airmen Christmas Store. Thank you so much for your organization`s efforts in putting together this kind of event. I know that there were several young moms... Read more
  • Karen submitted on 12/04/2009:
    We received this from Karen and thought all of you would enjoy seeing it, too. It reminds us again not to take our freedom for granted and to be supportive of our service members on the homefront. A Different Christmas Poem... Read more
  • Clayton submitted on 11/28/2009:
    Sometimes it`s the little things done right at the right time that make all the difference... Clayton was set to deploy on November 17th and busy with all of the expected last-minute preparations to be away from his wife... Read more
St. Louis, MO
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