Flat Daddys offer inspiration, comfort for military families

There are 6 comments on the Nov 12, 2009, Fox 31 KDVR story titled Flat Daddys offer inspiration, comfort for military families. In it, Fox 31 KDVR reports that:

The story starts with a flooded basement in Westinster. Don DeLeeuw, with Healthy Home Carpet Care, was cleaning things up when Elaine Dumller told him about the Flat Daddy program.

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Bremerton, WA

#1 Nov 12, 2009
WONDERFUL!! Keep up the good work!!

Since: Aug 09

Houston, Texas

#2 Nov 12, 2009
Great story and a great idea! I have seen some footage of soldiers coming home and being freeted by their families and their kids don't seem to recognize them.

Denver, CO

#3 Nov 12, 2009
SUCH a cool idea!

I knew about Flat Stanley, but this concept never crossed my mind.
I'm jealous wishin' I'da thunk of it ;)

Nevertheless, Fantastic!

Montgomery, AL

#4 Nov 12, 2009
How completely touching!! what a strong wonderful Military Wife and Mama!! I wish them everything wonderful that could ever happen to them!!
Army Wife

Atlanta, GA

#5 Nov 12, 2009
A very touching story. My husband is deployed and we too have a two year old son. We look and pictures and talk about daddy daily but how neat to have a life size daddy! My heart goes out to this woman, she is living my worst nightmare and giving back to a cause that helped her. God bless her and her two beautiful children; their daddy died a hero!

Since: Sep 09

Olathe, CO

#6 Nov 12, 2009
Considering the daily trash that passes the airwaves this certainly is a refreshing story and as things should be! Kudos to all involved and to the military Mom and kids that lost Dad... God bless and keep you. You are ALL heroes to the N-th degree. Stay strong and never let the little ones forget Dad was a HERO. You are in my prayers.


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