Last month, the Connecticut Parent Teacher Association requested homemade snowflakes for Sandy Hook Elementary children so they would be able to enjoy a winter wonderland at their new school.

The response was overwhelming.

Here is the CBS story:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=T8jpKXGJc0Q

Many were touched by the widespread kindness.

https://twitter.com/laurenecrawford/status/290474620769955842

What a fantastic story. Kudos to all who participated.