Great Video of 98-Year-Old Knitter Joan!

Casey Stegall of Fox News Channel did a heartwarming story on our fabulous knitter-volunteer:  Joan Mazzarelli, who has knit almost 500 scarves and hats for us this year.
If you missed the story on TV, catch it here:
http://video.foxnews.com/v/4456330/knitting-a-patriotic-duty/

About Operation Gratitude

Operation Gratitude annually sends 100,000+ care packages filled with snacks, entertainment, hygiene and hand-made items, plus personal letters of appreciation to Veterans, New Recruits, First Responders, Wounded Warriors, Care Givers and to individually named U.S. Service Members deployed overseas. Our mission is to lift the spirits and meet the evolving needs of our Active Duty and Veteran communities, and provide volunteer opportunities for all Americans to say "Thank You" to members of our Military. Each package contains donated product valued at $75-100 and costs the organization $15 to assemble and ship. Since its inception in 2003, Operation Gratitude volunteers have shipped more than One Million Care Packages.
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4 Responses to Great Video of 98-Year-Old Knitter Joan!

  1. Reblogged this on michellegilstrap and commented:
    Joan Mazzarelli has passed away. Her funeral is this week. she will be remembered for her devotion to our troops. She was 99 years young.

  2. Pingback: “The pain went away, and all I felt was joy…” | Operation Gratitude Blog

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