Team Forever Grateful 2014 Baking Angels - October 2014

~ See updates below!


Featuring Hines VA Fisher House

Cindy’s Baking Angels is proud to announce that we will be supporting Hines Fisher House again this year as one of our October teams!

Last years' Angel Teams were very successful and this year we are partnering with Semper Fi Sisters Beach Blast! Semper Fi Sisters is supporting numerous Fisher Houses across the US and we are taking on the challenge of supporting Illinois Hines Fisher House!

Team Forever Grateful furnished our Veterans at Hines VA: Fisher House with many comfort items needed by our Veterans and their families.

Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital Fisher House

A little about Hines Fisher House

Fisher House Foundation is best known for a network of comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay at no cost while a loved one is receiving treatment. There are 63 Fisher Houses in the US and Germany. We will be supporting the Illinois home affilitate with Hines VA Hospital.

"Hines Fisher House opened its doors on March 1, 2010 and has provided accommodations to over 3000 guests. Their house has 20 bedroom suites to accommodate our guests and features a fully stocked kitchen, spacious dining room and several common living room areas for families to gather and offer each other support and friendship while their loved ones are hospitalized at Hines."

Please keep in mind that baked goods are not allowed for this team due to dietary requirements. We will only focus on the listed items below.

Wish List Items for Hines Fisher House

For the Pantry:

For the laundry:

For the supply cupboard:

For our guests:

For the guest suites:

Donations to Hines Fisher House are Tax-deductible! Keep track of your donation expenses and include a note in your box with the dollar amount and your name and address. Hines will respond with a donation letter you can use for income tax purposes.


Team Updates!

Our Veterans are in for some lovely goodie boxes this month. Thanks to all our Angels for their continued support!

From Angel Melissa and her college roommate...lots of toiletry items needed by our Veterans! Thank you, ladies, for your wonderful support!