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Our Simple “To Do” List

When it comes to supporting the Military Community, we at Operation Gratitude have a very simple “To Do” list: 1. Say “Thank you” with care packages filled with goodies, love and thanks. 2. Keep deployed troops, veterans,wounded warriors and their families in our thoughts … Continue reading

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Operation Gratitude’s Military Support Programs

Did you know that Operation Gratitude volunteers send more than 150,000 care packages every year? Our mission is to lift the spirits and meet the evolving needs of our Active Duty and Veteran communities.  To do so, we have developed … Continue reading

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Are We Still Relevant?

A Message from Operation Gratitude Founder, Carolyn Blashek: Dear Friends, I am often asked: “Now that the wars are over and all the troops are coming home, are you going to shut down Operation Gratitude?”  The answer to that question … Continue reading

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Thanking Veterans EVERY Day…

There are various ways you can support and thank our Nation’s Veterans today and every day. Join us! **Make an online donation today: Donate Here **Write a letter expressing your thanks! Find information about sending letters to deployed Service Members here. … Continue reading

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Celebrate With Us on December 7th!

12/9/2013 — Editor’s Note: What a great day we had! You can read all about it here: The Celebration!                                           … Continue reading

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See Great Military Movies & Support the Troops!

The award-winning GI Film Festival, the nation’s only military film festival, is coming to Los Angeles November 1-2, 2013. Join GIFF LA for two spectacular film-filled days, special events and industry parties at Walt Disney Studios. Tickets for the event will go … Continue reading

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2013 National POW/MIA Recognition Day

On the third Friday of every September, we Americans honor and remember our prisoners of war and missing in action service members who have yet to come home. Today — September 20, 2013 — is National POW/MIA Recognition Day. “Our … Continue reading

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Helping Our Nation’s Hurting Heroes

Our U.S. Military Veterans have put their lives on the line to protect the freedoms that we enjoy. Today, many find themselves unable to cope with civilian life and are among the thousands of homeless who live in shelters and … Continue reading

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Heroes Helping Heroes…

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“Welcome Home” Cheers & Care Packages for Vietnam Veterans

What an honor it was to be a part of the welcome home celebration for Vietnam veterans returning to Oshkosh, Wisconsin following their Old Glory Honor Flight adventures in Washington, D.C. on August 2. Read about the special day here: … Continue reading

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