000 military children to date. please visit httpwww.asymca.orgindex.phpwhatwedo3nationalprogramsservicesoperationkidcomfort to learn more. 29 palms 7 and older receive a pillow. both quilts and pillows contain pictures of the deployed parent. each quilt takes eight hours of volunteer sewing a special thank you to our major sponsors saic and triwest for their generous support of the event. our silver level sponsors are united concordia and express scripts. our bronze level sponsors are raytheon also received diapers american airlines and espn. we especially would like to thank bob hastings and experience lifetime memories. and kay hatch for making this 2nd annual partnership possible. 500 military and their family members from across the country were able attend the bell helicopter armed forces bowl. military and their families were able to stress less and connect more and san diego armed services ymca and y general assembly in philadelphia. the asymca had a special retirement send off for longtime dedicated staff member susan simms. july 2013. armed services ymca branches at fort bragg as well as 50 worth of quilting materials. the program started at the asymca fort bragg location as has expanded to serve military families nationwide bill schroeder brant ringler ca camp lejeune camp pendleton col drs and bechtel. our event level sponsors are rip it energy fuel geico gen greenburg trauig and j street cup. thank you for making military life easier. hope lockett huggies huggies is partnering with the armed services ymca a military nonprofit that makes military life easier with free programs and services to enlisted military and their families nationwide. 1.75 million diapers will be donated to the san diego armed services ymca to kick off this patriotic donation to military families. additionally huggies partnered with the armed services ymca a military nonprofit that makes military life easier with free programs and services to enlisted military and their families nationwide. armed services ymca branches at fort bragg in addition to fort campbell john mazach kendell pease ky and fort leonard wood la quinta inn suites lockheed martin making military life easier for over 20 mg mo nc pitney bowes radm robinson aviation the armed forces bowl the armed services ymca and geico would like to congratulate our 2012 art contest winners. the armed services ymca would like to thank bell helicopter the armed services ymca would like to thank the white house for the wonderful opportunity to view the white house this christmas season. military families and the asymca had a great family bonding opportunity and loved all of the trees dedicated to our troops. many thanks the armed services ymcas innovative operation kid comfort program creates custommade quilts and pillows for children of deployed u.s. military personnel who experience grief from missing their mom or dad. photos of the deployed parent are printed onto fabric and sewn into the quilt or pillow. each child receives a quiltpillow depending on age. children 6 and under receive a quilt the honorable joe r. reeder and john c. roots the nai michael companies toni russell usa ret usaf ret usmcr ret and longtime staff member susan simms. we would also like to thank joe and kate reeder for their gracious hosting over the years. thank you for your service to the armed services ymca usn ret vadm vern lewis veterans united we would like to honor and recognize the following board members rotating off the board for their decades of service to make military life easier eugene e. habiger will also receive diapers with a total donation of 4 million diapers to the armed services ymca of the usa. with a total donation of 4 million diapers to the armed services ymca of the usa. the media kick off event took place in san diego on 5.22.12. thank you huggies for making military life easier.