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You’re a Life-Saver!

In 2012, Operation Gratitude included the very first paracord “survival” bracelets in care packages to First Responders. The response was overwhelmingly positive so we decided to send them in every care package we could! We asked you, our volunteers, to … Continue reading

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2017 “Handmade With Love” — More Ways to Show You Care!

Are you “crafty” and looking for ways you can use your time and talents to help us support deployed troops, new recruits, veterans and wounded heroes? Here are some ideas for you! Scarves (and Hats!) for Troops Paracord “Survival” Bracelets … Continue reading

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What Does Operation Gratitude Do?

Operation Gratitude started out in March 2003 by sending care packages to troops in combat zones. Over the years, we have implemented several additional Care Package Programs in response to developing needs within the Military Community. On December 7, 2013, we … Continue reading

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“You have saved my life.”

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Want to Make Someone’s Day? Sponsor a Care Package!

May is Military Appreciation Month and to celebrate, we launched a new program to provide our supporters an opportunity to personally “Sponsor” Operation Gratitude Care Packages. With your tax-deductible donation of $20, $30, $50, $75, $100, $250 or $500 or … Continue reading

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Spring 2013 “Scarves for Troops” Update

Another guest post from our wonderful Scarves for Troops Program coordinator, Elaine Campbell: The letters, emails and photos have been pouring in from recipients of Operation Gratitude’s 2012 Holiday Drive care packages! Here are a few: My name is LTC J.M. … Continue reading

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WANTED: Volunteers to Make Paracord “Survival” Bracelets in 2017

We need over 100,000 Paracord “Survival” Bracelets to include in each of our care packages going to deployed troops overseas; to new recruits graduating from Boot Camp; to veterans here at home, and to first responders aiding in emergency situations! Read on … Continue reading

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