With love from — and to — Afghanistan…Happy Fathers Day!

It’s already June 16 in Afghanistan — so we’ll start celebrating now! Happy Fathers Day to fathers everywhere, with a special thanks to ALL who serve…or have served in years past.

We are mindful of the fathers who can’t be with their families on this day, like the Service Members in Afghanistan who are pictured here. (U.S. Army photos by Sgt. Jessi Ann McCormick. Used with permission.)

Fathers Day Collage
Please keep these men and their loved ones in your thoughts and prayers today and every day, and join us as we support them with care packages filled with goodies, thanks and love!

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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2 Responses to With love from — and to — Afghanistan…Happy Fathers Day!

  1. Just wanted to tell you how excited Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Aspen is to be helping our Troops enjoy a bit of the sweetness of life. Our annual “Fudge for Troops” campaign is starting soon and we hope to sned even more Fresh Handmade Fudge to you this year than we did last year. Thanks for all you do to help lift the spirits of our troops and Vets. We are pround and honored to have the opportunity to work with you.

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