She felt exhausted, mentally, physically, and emotionally. Seeing what these children went through on a daily basis was enough to break her heart. To her they were so strong, and being able to give them a safe place to be vulnerable was an amazing opportunity. All she wanted to do was to hug them and take away their pain.
Tech. Sgt. Rebecca Place, 21st Medical Squadron, primary care element NCO in charge, and two other volunteers participated in Snowball Express in Dallas, Texas, Dec 9-13, 2017. Snowball Express is an all-expenses paid event for children of fallen military members. This event is meant to offer them five days of fun, hope, friendship, and new memories during the holiday season.