Monthly Archives: January 2013

New “Pictures for Patriots” Greeting Card Contest

Soon we will begin shipping out 40-50,000 care packages during our 2013 Patriotic Drive. Included in each of those boxes will be a special greeting card from Operation Gratitude, with a unique design created by…. Announcing the 2013 “Pictures for … Continue reading

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The 2013 MLK Day of Service

Another guest post from our Director of Strategic Operations, John Adams (pictured, below right): The Operation Gratitude team and I returned home from Washington D.C. with 100,000 Care Kits that we will use in our care packages as we March to … Continue reading

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…Caring for the Care Givers…

In recognition of their sacrifice and devotion, Operation Gratitude sends special greetings and appreciation to wives, mothers, daughters and sisters who are caring for their wounded warriors. Partnering with REDBOOK Magazine and several generous sponsors, including Yankee Candle, Old Navy, OPI, Hickory Farms, … Continue reading

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Who Doesn’t Love Girl Scout Cookies?

We LOVE Girl Scout Cookies…and so do deployed troops! We also LOVE the hard-working Girls Scouts who collect donations of these delightful treats and send them to Operation Gratitude for our care packages every year. Learn more here: Troops to Troops: Gifts … Continue reading

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My Operation Gratitude Story: Nancy Pappas

 A guest post from Operation Gratitude volunteer Nancy Pappas: My Operation Gratitude story is one of finding new identities and fighting pain. We all have our problems, but it is the way we deal with them that makes our lives … Continue reading

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WANTED: Volunteers to Make Paracord “Survival” Bracelets

We need over 100,000 of them to include in each of our care packages going to deployed troops overseas; to Veterans here at home, and to First Responders aiding in emergency situations: How to Make a Paracord “Survival” Bracelet Read on … Continue reading

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