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People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears

We have all heard the saying, take the lemons and make lemonade. Or always try to make the best out of a bad situation. Either way, it is so much easier said than done. A Georgia mom did exactly that though.

This is Matthew Freeman. At 29 years old he was a marine and serving our country. After being in Iraq for 3 weeks, he was killed in action.

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

After such terrible news, Matthews mother decided to do something different.

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

She started a fund dedicated to her son helping people of less fortunate companies.

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 
People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

But her biggest accomplishment is creating bears out of fallen soldiers uniforms.

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

Families of the fallen soldiers will send Mrs. Freeman the uniforms and she will make the bears for them.

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

She stated “I kind of pray over the uniform while I’m going”

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

Each Bear is unique, but it also holds a very special place in the family members hearts.

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

The goal is to comfort the youngest members of military families — children, nieces and nephews — after the death of a service member

People Give This Woman The Uniforms Of Their Loved Ones So She Can Turn Them Into Memory Bears
The Matthew Freeman Project 

What an inspiring women. She has taken something tragic and turned it into something beautiful. She said her son would be proud of what she is doing.She has started a foundation called “The Matthew Freeman Project”, their website is here.

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