On Thursday morning, nearly 1,800 children and spouses of fallen military traveled to Dallas/Fort Worth for the eighth annual Snowball Express trip.
On Thursday morning, nearly 1,800 children and spouses of fallen military traveled to Dallas/Fort Worth for the eighth annual Snowball Express trip.

Families of Fallen Military Travel to Texas on Snowball Express

On Thursday morning, nearly 1,800 children and spouses of fallen military traveled to Dallas/Fort Worth for the eighth annual Snowball Express trip.

On Thursday morning, nearly 1,800 children and spouses of fallen military traveled to Dallas/Fort Worth onboard American and American Eagle flights for the eighth annual Snowball Express trip. The all-expense-paid vacation takes place through Monday, Dec. 16. Snowball Express is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization established in 2006 with the mission of bringing hope and new happy memories to the children of military heroes who have died while on active duty since September 11, 2001.

American Airlines donated nine chartered flights and 38 commercial flights to transport families traveling from 75 cities across the United States, as well as international locations including Puerto Rico and Guam.

Read more at: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/american-airlines-partners-snowball-express-175100131.html

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