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Now through March 23, if you bring in an item for our troops or veterans you will get $10 off a $50 purchase at Famous Footwear stores throughout Pittsburgh! Check out the flyer for participating locations.

The March for the Military 5k will be held on Sunday, March 22 at Graham Park in Cranberry.  Click here to register! We have extended the $20 early bird registration until Feb 14th.

Please join us on May 9th for a fun Bike Run and Pig Roast hosted by the Red Knights. Click here for more information!

Operation Troop Appreciation has once again earned top rated status at Great Non Profits! That's 4 years in a row!! You can read reviews from the military members we've helped here: http://greatnonprofits.org/org/operation-troop-appreciation

OTA is the recipient of this season's Pittsburgh Penguins Power Play Pledge! For every power play goal scored during the regular season, CONSOL Energy will donate $150 to OTA that is matched by the Penguins! That's $300 per power play goal. You can support the effort by clicking here.

Operation Troop Appreciation has been selected for the 2014 Best of West Mifflin Award in the Community & Social Services category by the West Mifflin Award Program.

Be sure to read OTA's latest newsletter!

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

It's not too early to start raising funds for OTA by running the PIttsburgh Marathon!  Click here to donate or become a fundraiser.  Start your training today!  The Marathon is May 2 & 3, 2015.

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!



Thank you to the PA Veterans Foundation for a $5,000 grant!

OTA is proud to partner with Veterans Leadership Program for the "Project Journey for Men" program by providing household items to male veterans and their children. Read about the initiative here.

OTA Vice President, Amanda Thompson, and OTA Veteran Program Lead, Darlene Scalese, were both selected for a 2014 Jefferson Award!

SO EXCITING!  OTA IS EXPANDING!  Now in our 10th year, having served over 140,000 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!

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

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

 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.

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