Every Care Package Counts

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Dear Friends,

Our Troops need you. They need to know they are remembered and appreciated for the Inside the Boxsacrifices they make each day.

All of you — our dedicated supporters — have made a tremendous difference in service members’ lives over the past 11 years.

However, the need is still great.

Why? Because the millions of Veterans and Wounded Heroes, and the tens of thousands of men and women still deployed in harm’s way, need a reminder that someone at home is thinking of them. 

Whether you knit a warm scarf, donate “wish list” items, give $15 to send one package, $45 to send three packages, or send a package every month of the year for $180, we need your help.

I hope you will take this opportunity to visit www.OperationGratitude.com and support our continuing mission to serve those who serve.

Thank you!


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Carolyn Blashek

Founder and CEO
Operation Gratitude

P.S. Please watch and share this wonderful, inspiring video:



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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One Response to Every Care Package Counts

  1. Reblogged this on Missy's Crafty Mess and commented:
    Please take a minute to learn about Operation Gratitude/Scarves for Troops. It’s a cause near and dear to my heart. I donate each year in memory of my Grandfather who was a Veteran of the Koran War.

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