Monthly Archives: November 2012

Supporting the Troops with Holiday Shopping

With the onslaught of the shopping season, we can help you avoid the traffic and crowds: Do your Holiday shopping from the warmth and comfort of your own home and Support Our Troops at the same time! Here are 4 Easy … Continue reading

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…Gold Star Mothers Keep Giving…

We hope everyone enjoyed their Thanksgiving holiday. We are grateful for all the volunteers who came to the armory on Friday and Saturday to help assemble thousands of Operation Gratitude care packages. (See the photo albums on our Facebook page.) … Continue reading

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Winter 2012: Scarves for Troops Update

Thank you to everyone who has been busy knitting, sewing and crocheting handmade gifts for the troops! We have heard from several of you… Bonnie, one of our knitters referring to her scarves, says she enjoys knitting and crocheting them … Continue reading

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A Veteran’s Salute

A guest post from John Adams, the Director of Strategic Operations for Operation Gratitude: On November 10 every year, the Marine Corps celebrates the Marine Corps Birthday. One unique tradition in the birthday celebration is the cutting of the birthday cake. The first … Continue reading

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Exercise Your Rights — Made Possible by the Sacrifices of Our Troops

Your rights, protected by the U.S. Military… Make sure you don’t take for granted what makes our Country so great. Honor those who  protect your right to vote by exercising that right.  Please remember to vote today. While we are … Continue reading

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Hickory Farms for the Holidays

On Sunday, October 28, hundreds of volunteers joined us at the armory to assemble and ship our first 2012 Holiday Drive care packages. We had a lot of fun, and  enjoyed visits from some special guests: Actors Joe Mantegna, above — … Continue reading

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