Troop Letters



I am happy to say that our platoon received a box of snacks including beef jerky (Probably the platoons favorite of all) chips, cookies and other goodies! We are truly grateful for this gesture of goodwill as we are doing our duty to go where our nation beckons. Your letter was very heartfelt and it moves us to have such support from people back home, people that we don’t even know, who would care enough to reach out to those separated from family and loved ones! Blessings to you and all those that support us and to the many, many other military you support.
God bless
Spc Gardner”

SPC. Gardner

Thanks so much for the care packages. And a BIG THANK YOU for all that you are doing for us.

At home we probably would not be as excited to receive the items but here, these are “luxury” items for us.

Major N.C.

We couldn’t believe all the stuff you sent us. OTA is a fantastic organization!

The kindness of strangers is so refreshing. It really warms my heart to know that there are people like you out there, willing to help people so far away that you don’t even know.

Please tell your volunteers thank you so much and they are amazing people to do this for us.

Your boxes definitely made a difference today. Care packages make our deployment a lot easier. You and your volunteers are a big part of what keeps us going. The items we received today will definitely go to good use and the kindness that came from them will go even farther.
Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart!

Private First Class G.C.

I really get lost for the right words when someone reaches out to my men like you all have. I know Thank You are only two words but I want your whole staff to know those two words come from my heart. Sleep well knowing that God and the HHC 1/112th will be guarding over you all.


Dear Operation Troop Appreciation,

We have received all four care packages. I was completely surprised by the amount of snacks and hygiene and MWR items. You and your group went above and beyond the request that I made for this troop. We also appreciated the handmade cards from the

Sergeant K.W.