Help Us Help CO Flood Victims

Military families are among the thousands of people who have lost their belongings — and even their homes — due to the massive flooding in Colorado. We are sending large shipments of items to military bases in the affected areas, and we could use YOUR help.

Needed immediately:

Financial Donations to pay our shipping expenses: Donate Online
Energy/Protein Bars
AA Batteries
Toothpaste & Individually-Packaged Toothbrushes
New Socks — Men’s, Women’s and Children’s 

Please fill out a Donation Form before sending/delivering packages to us at the Chatsworth address below. For in-person delivery, we will accept item and letter donations at the armory during our Volunteer Hours of Operation:   

You can find helpful shipping tips, cost-saving ideas and important donation information here at our blog.

Operation Gratitude
21100 Lassen Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311-4278
Attn: Angel Cuevas/Receiving (262)674-7281

If you want confirmation of delivery on your shipments of donations prior to receipt of our acknowledgment letter (allow up to 12 weeks), please use the tracking system provided by your shipper.

Questions? Send an email to

THANK YOU for your help!

DVIDS photos by Staff Sgt. Wallace Bonner, Staff Sgt. Nicole Manzanares, Capt. Darin Overstreet, Sgt. William Smith, Sgt. Jonathan C. Thibault and Sgt. Joseph K. VonNida. Used with permission.

About Operation Gratitude

Operation Gratitude annually sends 200,000+ care packages to Veterans, First Responders, New Recruits, Wounded Heroes, their Care Givers, and to individually named U.S. service members deployed overseas and their families waiting at home. Each package is filled with food, entertainment, hygiene and hand-made items, as well as personal letters of support. Our mission is to lift the spirits and meet the evolving needs of the Military and First Responder communities, and provide volunteer opportunities for civilians anywhere in America to express their appreciation to all who serve our nation. Each package contains donated product valued between $45 and $100 and costs our organization $15 to assemble and ship. Since its inception in 2003, Operation Gratitude volunteers have shipped more than 1.6 Million Care Packages.
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