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April 21, 2022

Operation Gratitude partnered with Support the Enlisted Project and GH Community to host a Care Package Assembly Day in San Diego April 20. All three nonprofits exist to support those who serve our nation and at the event, volunteers created thousands of Care Packages for First Responders in the Southern California region.

April 11, 2022

WNCT’s coverage of a Care Package Assembly Day held on April 9 at the Onslow Community Outreach Center in partnership with Veterans Services of the Carolinas. 3500 Operation Gratitude Care Packages were prepared at this event and will be delivered to Veterans and First Responders locally and across the country.

April 11, 2022

Operation Gratitude and Veterans Services of the Carolinas welcomed volunteers at a Care Package Assembly Day in Jacksonville on April 9 at the Onslow Community Outreach Center. There, 3,500 Care Packages were created for distribution to Veterans and First Responders. Watch WITN’s coverage of the event here.

April 4, 2022

Coverage by KCAL of Operation Gratitude’s March 19 Care Package Assembly Day at the FOB in Chatsworth. The event also marked the organization’s 19 birthday and there, volunteers created 5,000 care packages to support deployed troops and another 1,000 for delivery to Veterans across the US.

April 4, 2022

Operation Gratitude turned 19 years old on March 19 and marked the event with a Care Package Assembly Day at their headquarters in Chatsworth. There, hundreds of volunteers put together 5,000 care packages for US troops deployed in response to the crisis in Ukraine and another 1,000 for Veterans across the country.

March 30, 2022

Operation Gratitude turns 19 on March 19th and kicked off a coast-to-coast birthday celebration with a Care Package Assembly at the D.C. National Guard Armory March 13 and 14. There, volunteers put together 10,000 Care Packages which will be distributed to first responders at law enforcement, fire, and EMS agencies across the country.

March 14, 2022

Operation Gratitude kicks off its 19th birthday week with a Care Package Assembly Day in Washington D.C. supporting 10,000 First Responders nationwide

February 17, 2022

February 17, 2022 is Random Acts of Kindness Day and Operation Gratitude CEO James Johnson speaks with Madison’s WKOW about how people can use the day as an opportunity to give back to our men and women in uniform.

February 14, 2022

Holy Family School students students made cards and wrote letters to First Responders and the US Military. Additionally, the students collected “wish items” for morale boxes. Through their partnership with Operation Gratitude, HFS prayers, well wishes, thank you notes and goodies will be sent to service members all over the world.

February 12, 2022

On Feb. 12, 2022, 350 volunteers joined us at our HQ in Chatsworth, CA! Together we assembled care packages, wrote letters and made paracord bracelets to lift the spirits of 10,000 deployed troops! Watch @CBS Los Angeles spotlight to learn more and hear from our CEO James Johnson!

February 11, 2022

The Patch reports on Operation Gratitude’s February Care Package Assembly Day in Chatsworth benefiting 10,000 deployed service members.

February 3, 2022

Operation Gratitude, First Lady, Second Gentleman and Governors’ Spouses Support National Guard Troops through a Care Package Assembly Day at the White House