JUNE 21-22, 2019


Operation Gratitude

Friday, June 21, 2019
Hilton Downtown Tampa
211 N Tampa St -Tampa, FL 33602

Directly Deliver Care Pouches & other donated items to Athletes competing in Warriors Games and Care Packages to Families supporting their athlete.

Saturday, June 22, 2019
University of South Florida
Track & Field Stadium

Support Operation Gratitude at their tent at USF during track & field events.  We will also have items to give to the families watching the games as well as be building paracord bracelets & writing letters of support to be included in future care packages!

Join Operation Gratitude as we support the athletes competing in the Department of Defense Warrior Games and their families with two days of events!

Thank you to our corporate partners and donors for providing
the products used to support Operation Gratitude at the Warrior Games! 

For the Athletes:

For the Families:

  • 350 Operation Gratitude Care Packages 
  • 500 bottles of Power Crunch Protein Drinks
  • Collapsible Water Bottles
  • Aerosol Sunscreen
  • Girl Scout Cookies
  • Girl Scout Nuts
  • Mars & Wrigley Snacks & Candy

    Approximately 300 wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans will participate in the competition. The athletes will represent the United States Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, and Special Operations Command. Athletes from the United Kingdom Armed Forces, Australian Defence Force, Canadian Armed Forces, Armed Forces of the Netherlands, and the Danish Armed Forces will also compete. Teams include active military service members and veterans with upper-body, lower-body, and spinal cord injuries; traumatic brain injuries; visual impairment; serious illnesses; and post-traumatic stress.

    They will go head-to-head in 14 sports including, archery, cycling, time-trial cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track, field, wheelchair basketball, indoor rowing, powerlifting, and for the first time in Warrior Games history, golf, wheelchair tennis, and wheelchair rugby.


    Please fill out the form below to register to volunteer with Operation Gratitude at the DoD Warrior Games.  Space is limited, so sign up ASAP! Only register if you can commit to attending. Thank you!

    Contact Information

    Military Information

    If you are volunteering with a Group, please provide the name.

    If you are not volunteering with a Company, School or Organization please enter N/A.
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Saturday, June 22, 2019
    Please select only the times you can commit to volunteering.  Thank you!

    Saturday, Operation Gratitude will have a booth set up at USF during the first day of Track & Field events.  Staff & Volunteers will help facilitate the making of paracord bracelets and letters of support and gratitude that will later be included in our care pacakges. OG will also be handing out swag, snacks, and prizes! 

    If you have any questions, please contact Betsy Eves, Wounded Hero & Caregiver Program Director at beves@operationgratitude.com.

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