to Blessed Hope Communications, for the $16.80 they sent this past month as a gift in recognition of those who talked on Blessed Hope phone accounts. If you have to arrange long distance service with someone anyway, why not consider Blessed Hope. It won’t cost you any more — and you might actually *save* money, because their rates are so competitive. Just browse to:

Thanks, too, to Insurance Services of America for protecting recent travelers during their trips, which resulted in nice thank-you gifts of $18 and $14.81 to Brigada, simply because they purchased their trip cancellation protection by going to:

Thanks, too, to anonymous donors who gave $100 and $30 recently.