Tag Archives: Military care packages

What a Care Package Means to Someone Far From Home…

Sometimes when you write letters for Operation Gratitude care packages, you will hear back from one or more of the recipients. That was the case for volunteer and supporter, Sara S., who recently shared this with us: “I met R. … Continue reading

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The Celebration!

It’s official! We celebrated our historic One Millionth Care Package on Saturday, December 7, when it rolled off the assembly line to the cheers of thousands of volunteers, supporters, Military Brass, Elected Officials and Hollywood Celebrities. Adding to the excitement … Continue reading

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100 Days and Counting…

…until we send our One Millionth Care Package on December 7th and — with YOUR help — Operation Gratitude makes history as the only organization to have ever accomplished this feat!  Save the date and join us in Los Angeles to celebrate! Can’t make it on December 7th? … Continue reading

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Beanie Babies for the Troops in 2017?

Yes, it’s true! We STILL put Beanie Babies and other varieties of small, plush toys in ALL the care packages we send to deployed Troops!  Why? One Service Member told us, “…it may sound silly but the Beanie Baby brings … Continue reading

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2017: Who Doesn’t Love Girl Scout Cookies?

We LOVE Girl Scout Cookies…and so do deployed troops! We also LOVE the hard-working Girls Scouts who collect donations of these delightful treats and send them to Operation Gratitude for our care packages every year. Learn more here: Troops to Troops: Gifts … Continue reading

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Operation Gratitude’s Battalion Buddy Program 2017

Did you know that Operation Gratitude sends cuddly bears in care packages to our youngest Warriors — the children of deployed Military? Battalion Buddy packages come individually assembled in a box 8 1/2″ by 11″ by 5″, that closely resembles … 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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