Shelly: “I’d like to honor them by placing my finger print on the flag…”
Shelly placed her hand impression in Seattle, WA on October 28, 2015. Shelly placed her impression in honor of her family members who served.
Shelly is one of more than 4,000 Americans who provided hand and finger impressions to create The Flag for Hope. We are preserving, honoring, and curating their stories. They are a poignant representation of who we are as a country.
“I had two grandparents who fought in the war and my dad was a doctor, as well, in the military. So, I think their contributions… I would like to honor them by placing my finger print on the flag.”