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Live near LA? Volunteer with us!

We love our volunteers! Want to join us? We welcome everyone age 12 and older and we offer a wide variety of jobs — there’s something for everyone! Find our full schedule, important armory rules and more details here: Operation Gratitude … Continue reading

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Scarves for Troops Program

Our Scarves for Troops Program is more popular than ever thanks to the dedicated and generous support from talented people like YOU all across the country! These made-with-love gifts are treasured by all who receive them! If you have knitting … Continue reading

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Help Make More Smiles — No Matter Where You Live

Every week, we hear from enthusiastic people all across the country who, like you, want to join us to support the Military Community and Operation Gratitude’s patriotic cause. But, because they live far from our Los Angeles-area location, they think … Continue reading

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They Stand Ready to Serve…

…and we are ready to support them.  Please join us. Every $15 donation helps send another care package. Learn about all the Operation Gratitude programs and the many ways we touch and impact the Military Community. Want to make someone’s … Continue reading

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Volunteering as a way of life…

“Would it be so bad if the rest of us became more attuned to the values and can-do spirit our veterans have brought home from the military?” –from Joe Klein’s TIME Magazine cover story, “Can Service Save Us?” (June 20, 2013) As … Continue reading

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Fun, Hands-on “March to a Million” Project: We Need Volunteers!

Schools! Scout Troops! Youth Groups! Everyone else! Want to help us out with a special “March to a Million” project? Want to earn Community Service Hours? Read on! Go to this link: http://bit.ly/14OYRem Print one or more pages, grab a … Continue reading

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Save the Date: One Million Care Packages and Counting

Save the Date and join us as we celebrate our ONE MILLIONTH CARE PACKAGE on December 7th this year! To keep posted about all the festivities, sign up on our “March to a Million Info” list here: http://bit.ly/PFXPwN The One Millionth … Continue reading

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What’s Under Their Christmas Tree?

It looks like these are the only gifts under their tree… We have 10,000 MORE Holiday Packages to send, but we need $15 per package to send them. Let’s make sure all the Christmas trees on Military bases overseas have … Continue reading

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An Honor to Share…

Have you heard the news? The U.S. Navy announced its choice of Operation Gratitude as its 2011 Spirit of Hope Award honoree. The Spirit of Hope Award began in 1997 by the Wiegand Foundation, Inc. in honor of actor and comedian Bob Hope, … Continue reading

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Meet Our 800,000th Care Package Recipient…

CAMP DEHDADI II — Surrounded by cheering and clapping comrades, Spc. Samuel Mancilla, a motor transport operator assigned to the 1072nd Transportation Company, 378th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 10th Sustainment Brigade received Operation Gratitude’s milestone 800,000th care package on August 15, … Continue reading

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