Children 13 and older are welcome with a parent or guardian. Once we have reopened, all volunteers will be required to register prior to volunteering onsite for both assembly days and daily volunteering.
We do not include Bibles and/or religious items in our care packages.
Do you accept homemade foods/baked items?
We are unable to accept homemade/baked items. All food items must be NEW and SEALED in their original manufacturer’s packaging and have a “best by” date longer than 6 months from the date of donation.
Can I participate even though I do not live in the US?
Absolutely! We have many virtual volunteer opportunities in which you can participate. Please note that all donations will need to be shipped to our facility in CA. Here is the link to our virtual volunteer opportunities:
Do you have an OG Representative/Military who can go to our school/event and speak about OG?
Do you accept candy other than during the annual Halloween Candy Give-Back?
Due to the outpouring of support from our annual Halloween Candy Give-Back, as well as generous corporate donations, we receive hundreds of thousands of pounds of candy each year. Therefore we do not accept candy at any other time during the year.
Can we use your name and logo on our flyers/posts/website?
To use our logo and/or name in your promotional activities you will need to sign a License Agreement. Please note that you are required to send all proofs using our name/logo to us for approval prior to publishing online or printing.
Do you have a pen pal program or adopt a troop program? Can you send my letters/items to a specific person/unit/local FR station?
We do not have a pen pal or “adopt a troop” program, and we are unable to direct your donation to a specific person/location/unit/station All letters/items will be well utilized in our care packages and distributed across the globe where most needed!