Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is urging people to donate their frequent flier miles to veterans. Operation Hero Miles provides free round-trip airline tickets to military families flying overseas to visit a service member receiving medical treatment. The program also enables wounded or sick service members to fly home at no cost.
To date, Operation Hero Miles has issued more than 34-thousand donated tickets, saving veterans and their families nearly 54 million dollars. To donate your airline miles, visit www.FisherHouse.org