FORT WORTH, Texas — A Texas-based grassroots campaign to support the military and called “AdoptaPlatoon,” is finding a Fort Worth credit union a major CU booster and winning praise this week for shipping supplies and letters to U.S. soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Indeed, the Rio Hondo teacher and executive director of AdoptaPlatoon, whose work since last year has been featured on CNN, written up in scores of local newspapers and has Dept of Defense blessing, lauded Fort Worth Community Credit Union for taking the lead in organizing care shipments and “Moms Across America” letter writing.

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