Tuesday, January 18, 2011

How Honored I am to have received this in the mail today!

Department of Veterans Affairs

James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital

13000 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard

Tampa FL 33612


In Reply Refer To:

January 11, 2011


Ms. Alicia Baldwin

854 W. 5 Notch Road North Augusta, SC 29860

Dear Ms. Baldwin:

On behalf of the patients and staff of James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital, Tampa, FL, we wish to thank you for your recent donation of hand-crafted cards for our veteran patients.

Thank you, again, for remembering our patients in such a thoughtful way and for your support of our efforts to enhance the quality of care provided to America's heroes.


For Suzanne Tate Assistant Director

In accordance with VHA Directive 4721, \ve are required to state "The Department of Veterans Affairs did not provide you, the donor, any goods or services in consideration in whole or part for your contribution."


  1. Oh Alicia....That is AMAZING girl!!! I would be So on cloud 9 for that letter!!! Congrats girl......I'm very proud of you!!!

  2. Oh well done Alicia! You are so wonderful doing all those cards for the servicemen in hospital. That lovely letter must have given your confidence a real boost. I admire you so much for what you do.

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