Direct Line Tele Response is proud to announce our support of Operation Gratitude. We are honored to have collected over 225 pounds of products and necessities for Active Duty Military and Veterans and shipped these items down to Van Nuys, CA where they were compiled into care packages and shipped to our troops.
“Operation Gratitude is a non-profit organization that seeks to lift spirits and meet the evolving needs of our Active Duty and Veteran communities and provide volunteer opportunities for all Americans to express their appreciation to members of our Military. ”Operation Gratitude annually sends 150,000+ care packages filled with food, hygiene products, entertainment and handmade items, plus personal letters of support, addressed to individual Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines deployed overseas, to their children left behind, and to Veterans, New Recruits, First Responders, Wounded Warriors and their Care Givers. Through Collection Drives, Letter Writing Campaigns, Craft Projects and Financial Donations, Operation Gratitude provides civilians anywhere in America a way to say “Thank You” to the men and women of the U.S. Military through active, hands-on Volunteerism.
Operation Gratitude is a 501(c3) non-profit, volunteer-based corporation, funded entirely by private donations. For safety and security, the assembling of packages occurs at the Army National Guard Armory in Van Nuys, California.
Since its inception in March, 2003, Operation Gratitude volunteers have assembled and shipped more than One Million Care Packages.