What Does “Thank You” Look Like?

2012 Troop Collage (1024x1024)
for helping us create all these smiles and more in 2012!

In these last few days of 2012, we reflect upon and greatly appreciate your generosity that enabled us to send more then 150,000 Operation Gratitude Care Packages this year.

Your kindness touched the lives of 150,000 Troops in harm’s way, their Children anxiously awaiting at home, Veterans, First Responders, Wounded Warriors and their Care Givers.

But your thoughtfulness also touched countless others: Their loved ones who now know they are not alone in caring.

We could not do what we do for the troops without your ongoing support.

MoreGuideStar than 98% of all donations to Operation Gratitude are devoted to Program Services. Only 1.3% of funds raised is used for administrative and fundraising expenses.  We are very proud of these numbers and will continue to honor and respect the charitable intent of our donors.

Every tax deductible donation of $15 sends another care package.

Checks may be made payable and sent by mail to:

Operation Gratitude
P.O. Box 260257
Encino, CA 91426-0257  

Online donations can be made here: DONATE NOW

THANK YOU AGAIN for your generous year-round support!

All our best wishes to you and your loved ones for a very healthy, safe and blessed New Year. We look forward to celebrating our 10th Anniversary and One Millionth Care Package with you in 2013!

About Operation Gratitude

Operation Gratitude annually sends 250,000+ care packages filled with snacks, entertainment, hygiene and hand-made items, plus personal letters of appreciation to Veterans, New Recruits, First Responders, Wounded Heroes, 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, Veteran and First Responder 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 1.5 Million Care Packages.
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4 Responses to What Does “Thank You” Look Like?

  1. Pingback: What Does “Thank You” Look Like? « Trixie's Trash Talk

  2. trixiec67 says:

    So happy to spread some joy. A cause I truly believe in!

  3. The photos brought a smile to my face too!

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