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They were compiling SmileKits, a name surely fitting of the box brimming with cookies, candy, movies and more.

“We pray for the troops all the time,” said Susan Myers, one of 96 Howard Hanna employees who gathered last week to construct the care packages for U.S. soldiers serving in Afghanistan.

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For the second year in a row, OTA has been named a “Top Rated Charity” by!  Check out our reviews here.

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Operation Troop Appreciation has been named one of the TOP 5 Volunteer Opportunities in Pittsburgh, according to user ratings and reviews on!!

OTA President Monica Orluk is featured in McKeesport Daily News.

Kristen Holloway Querriera: selected as “Newsmaker you should know” by the Pittsburgh Post Gazette.

Operation Troop Appreciation sends soldiers of the 316th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) stationed at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, over 250 care packages to welcome them as they start their deployment.