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We are now open at our new location in Century III Mall in West Mifflin.  We are located on the third floor, above the food court by Sears.  Please call 412-653-1317 if you need to schedule a donation drop off.

We are so pleased to announce our partnership with Konectidy.  You can create a bracelet to tell your veterans' story or purchase one already designed and help support Operation Troop Appreciation. Each bracelet made tells the personal story of a veteran and demonstrates our love and respect for our nation's "best and bravest." Click here to create your own unique bracelet today.

Stop by West Mifflin's Community Day on Saturday, September 13th at Century III Mall.  OTA will be there!

The 2014 Peoples Natural Gas Soldier Salute Concert will be on Saturday, October 4 at the Pepsi Cola Roadhouse starring Craig Morgan from Black River Entertainment! Proceeds benefit OTA.

The 2014 Operation Troop Appreciation Veterans Day 5K has been scheduled for Sunday, November 9, 2014. It begins at 9am at Hampton Community Park. Click here to register!



OTA's Welcome Home Veteran Program provided support to 38 veterans and their families in the month of June 2014. This support includes gifts of new beds, mattresses and essential household items as well as transportation to doctor appointments and therapy sessions.

SO EXCITING!  OTA IS EXPANDING!  Now in our 10th year, having served over 130,000 deployed military members, OTA is now introducing our new program for Veterans and their families called "WELCOME HOME." Click here to read all about it and find out how you can help!

Shop on Amazon?  Now you can shop and support the troops!  Sign on to Amazon Smile and choose

Operation Troop Appreciation as your charity and Amazon will donate .5% of your purchase price! Visit smile.amazon.com and start shopping today!

Check out the OTA crew at work in this "Proud to be from Pittsburgh" news segment!

The results are in: OTA ranked #2 overall and #1 in Veterans issues on the Great Non-Profits Top Rated Charity list for 2013- that's #2 out of 1,445 charities!! This is an absolutely amazing achievement for us, and we are so glad to share this with you. Because it is you: our volunteers, our donors, the local community and people from all over the country who send us donations- who have made this happen. Like you, the love, respect and admiration we have for our troops knows no bounds. So THANK YOU for making us the #1 ranked charity for Veteran services!

OTA Founder & CEO, Kristen Holloway was featured on the CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley on Memorial Day! View the full story below.



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