When Shauna Fleming was 15 years old, she set out to convince Americans to write thank-you notes to overseas troops. So she founded amillionthanks.org, with a goal to send 1 million letters to the troops.
Fleming met that goal within six months of starting the project, through fairs, air shows and NASCAR races. Four million letters later, the Pentagon took notice.
Now Fleming is a college freshman whom the Department of Defense has drafted to move her gratitude-gathering efforts into the...Full Story