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Happy Presidents’ Day 2013

Remember to keep our deployed troops and their loved ones in your thoughts and prayers as you enjoy your three-day holiday weekend! Can you name all the presidents from Washington to Obama? Here’s the full list by a talented artist/illustrator … Continue reading

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Exercise Your Rights — Made Possible by the Sacrifices of Our Troops

Your rights, protected by the U.S. Military… Make sure you don’t take for granted what makes our Country so great. Honor those who  protect your right to vote by exercising that right.  Please remember to vote today. While we are … Continue reading

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Hickory Farms for the Holidays

On Sunday, October 28, hundreds of volunteers joined us at the armory to assemble and ship our first 2012 Holiday Drive care packages. We had a lot of fun, and  enjoyed visits from some special guests: Actors Joe Mantegna, above — … Continue reading

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Time for more “Hugs from Home”!

For the third straight year, Cinnabon® is partnering with Operation Gratitude to help raise money to send “Hugs from Home” care packages to our deployed heroes overseas. Now through October 31, Cinnabon® fans can support this heart-warming cause by making … 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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Holiday Greeting Card Design Contest

As we prepare for our 10th Annual Holiday Drive, we are excited to announce another art contest for students entering grades K-12!  This time, we are looking for original artwork for the holiday greeting card we will send in 50,000+ … Continue reading

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Time to Learn to Tweet?

We would like to encourage all our supporters to start using Twitter as it is such a great medium for sharing up-to-date news about our cause, the various branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, and other worthwhile military support charities. If … Continue reading

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