NEWS! In honor of Veterans' Day, sales of Our Heroes' Tree, the e-book, will benefit Homes for Our Troops, a national non-profit that builds and customizes specially-adapted homes for service members severely injured in combat operation -- at no charge to the Veterans.
Special e-book sales period is Tuesday, October 15 through Saturday, November 30 via online retailers: Amazon.com; Apple iBookstore; BarnesandNoble.com; and MilitaryFamilyBooks.com.
For details, see the entire press release on the News page.
Our Heroes' Tree proudly supports Homes for Our Troops
Our Heroes' Tree e-book by co-founders Marlene Lee and Stephanie Pickup
Introducing illustrator Chandler Dudley
Our Heroes' Tree, the e-book, is a family-friendly picture book that shares the meaning of Our Heroes' Tree through the eyes of the very first tree. Read the book to kick-off your event or in the comfort of your own home.
Our Heroes' Tree e-book
Available via major online retailers: Amazon.com; Apple's iBookstore; BarnesandNoble.com; and MilitaryFamilyBooks.com, an online store specializing in quality resources for and about military families.
Guidelines for 2013 You are invited...to host...the 9th annual... OUR HEROES' TREE Our Heroes' Tree is a national initiative co-founded in 2005 by Stephanie Pickup, author of The Soldier's Tree, and Marlene Lee, author of The Hero in My Pocket.
Our Heroes' Tree is inclusive of all branches of service, Active Duty, Guard, and Reserve, and all generations.
A community-based program, Our Heroes' Tree benefits citizens of all ages:
Promote and enhance awareness of the service and sacrifice of U.S. service members and their families
Bridge military and civilian communities and foster community support and involvement
Promote patriotic literacy for individuals, families, communities, and the nation
Link coming soon: Follow Our Heroes' Tree on Pinterest!
Reflect ~ START A TRADITION Decorate Our Heroes' Tree with American flags, yellow ribbon, white lights, and ornaments in honor of service members past and present Remember ~ SHARE COMMUNITY SPIRIT Host Our Heroes' Tree to honor U.S. service members and their families, and acknowledge their service, sacrifice, and deployment separation
Rejoice ~ TOGETHER IN PATRIOTIC PRICE Host Our Heroes' Tree to promote patriotic pride, patriotic literacy, and community support
OUR HEROES' TREE
Stephanie Pickup and Marlene Lee co-founded Our Heroes' Tree in 2005 to promote awareness and appreciation of the service and sacrifice of U.S. service members and their families.
With the themes of Reflect, Remember, Rejoice, the program is inclusive of all branches of service, all generations, and all components: Active Duty, National Guard, and Reserve.
We envision Our Heroes' Tree as a national forest of remembrance. More than 30 states and 10 countries have participated in programs.
Giving back is who we are. In addition to offering ideas for resources, we donate a portion of proceeds to organizations that help military families.
Our Heroes' Tree is a registered Trademark of Our Heroes' Tree, LLC. (c) Copyright 2004-2013 Early Light Press, LLC. All rights reserved.