A huge Shout Out to the Allegheny County Bar Association for the Young Lawyers Division for choosing OTA for this years Military & Veteran Project! They came together to assemble 175 care boxes Saturday! Way to go!
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We officially have our very own t-shirts available for purchase! Each shirt is $19.99 and proceeds get donated directly to OTA, help us support our troops and veterans and order your shirt today! Click on the 3 options below to view and purchase. 🙂
On September 19th, OTA had the privilege of being part of The Pittsburgh Pirates Military Appreciation Night! We had the honor of helping The Pirates, PNC Bank and #1 Chochran surprise veteran Jason Boyer with a brand new 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Check out the pictures below of this wonderful, unforgettable night!
We want to give a HUGE shout-out to The Mohawk Area School District for holding their annual collection drive for Operation Troop Appreciation! They were able to collect $1,250 alongside 7,729 donation items for our troops..WOW!
OTA Board Member SFC Matthew Claycomb attended their Memorial Day ceremony yesterday to represent us and accept their donations for our troops and veterans.
Thank you Mohawk for your amazing and hard work!
The Wire Riots were recently featured in an article by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette talking about Operation Troop Appreciation and our June 3rd Stars, Stripes & Songs for Soldiers event at Jergels!! The Wire Riots are among 4 entertainers [Neostem, The Turbosonics,13 Saints, and Amanda Averell] that will perform at the show.
Check out the article on The Wire Riots and OTA HERE.
Buy tickets to Stars, Stripes, & Songs for Soldiers HERE.
Chene’s a la carte – a newly-established, family-owned, delivery bakery – has graciously offered to donate $1 per pastry sold between now and Memorial Day to Operation Troop Appreciation! And even after Memorial Day passes, they will continue donating $1 for each specially glazed military doughnut sold! Support this new local bakery and order goodies for your sweet tooth straight to your door at https://www.chenesalacarte.com!
Huge thank yous are in order to our very own Virginia Wyse and the Queen Alliquippa Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) for their continued contributions and support of OTA! Virginia is a loyal volunteer of OTA, and was recently featured in DAR’s American Spirit Magazine for her and her chapter’s work with us. Thank you ladies, you rock!!
Today we are sending a HUGE shout-out over to Brighton Cromwell in Randolph, NJ for their generous donations to OTA! 4 whole pallets of popcorn and another pallet of other food/hygiene items, wow! We are grateful for you and all that you do for our troops!
“Brighton Cromwell is your intelligent supply chain partner. Whether you need ground or combat vehicle parts support, tactical and combat vehicles kits, supply chain management services, facilities MRO support, or logistics management domestic and abroad, Brighton Cromwell has the experience, reach, and passion for excellence to meet your needs.”
On Friday, January 26, we had the honor of accepting a grant from the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation for $10,000 to kick off our 2018! Thank you to President Dave Soltesz and to everyone over at the Pens Foundation – we are so grateful to be able partner with you.