Operation Gratitude challenges Americans nationwide to sponsor 5,000 flags to honor veterans as Veterans Day approaches

Los Angeles, California, Oct. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Operation Gratitude is thrilled to announce our national Flag the FOB for Veterans Day event! Ahead of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, the organization is asking grateful Americans to show their gratitude to American veterans by sponsoring flags to be displayed at Operation Gratitude Headquarters, known in military terms as FOB (Forward Operating Base) just outside Los Angeles. , in Chatsworth, Calif. The display will be visible from now until November 14, 2022 (the FOB will be closed on November 11 in honor of Veterans Day). All proceeds from sponsored flags will be used to create care kits that the organization will send to tens of thousands of veterans across the country.

Millions of Americans are veterans who have sacrificed the comforts of their homes and devoted years of their lives to defending our nation. Unfortunately, many rarely or sometimes never hear “thank you”. Sponsor flags for the Operation Gratitude Flag, FOB display is an opportunity to thank these individuals for their service and remind them that a grateful nation remembers and appreciates them.

Operation Gratitude care packages contain snacks, personal care and hygiene products, and handmade items, but the most valuable item in the organization’s care packages are the handwritten letters d ‘Grateful Americans across the country. It is part of Operation Gratitude’s overall mission to express deep gratitude to those who have volunteered to serve and sacrificed on our behalf.

To participate: appointment FLAG THE FOB – Operation Gratitude to sponsor flags for displaying Operation Gratitude “Flag the FOB”. Every dollar between $5 and $50 is earmarked for care packages to be sent to veterans across the country. The simple act of sponsoring a flag, and in turn a Care Package, can have a powerful impact. Help Operation Gratitude reach their goal of 5,000 Veterans Day Gratitude Flags! Visit FLAG THE FOB – Operation Gratitude to participate!

About Operation Gratitude
Operation Gratitude is a national, nonprofit organization dedicated to expressing gratitude to graduating American recruits, deployed troops and their children, veterans, and first responders through Care Packages. In March 2003, Operation Gratitude sent its first four care packages to soldiers deployed in Iraq. Since then, with the help of our nationwide network of volunteers, we have sent a total of 3.5 million care packages containing carefully chosen items intended to lift the spirits of all who serve. Today, we send up to 200,000 care packages per year, and we are committed to increasing that number to more than one million per year by 2027. For more information, visit OperationGratitude.com

CONTACT: Annie McDougle-Stamey Operation Gratitude 2513073603 [email protected]

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