Adopt a Platoon
Adopt a Platoon has several ongoing projects to
ensure that no soldier overseas walks away from mail
Any Soldier is a non-profit organization that helps
people send care packages to members of the armed
services in Iraq.
Blue Star Mothers
The Blue Star Mothers was founded by service
members' moms during World War II. Any mother with a
son or daughter in the military can join.
Books For Soldiers
Help the troops escape boredom by donating some
books. You can also donate DVDs and CDs requested by
Cell Phones for Soldiers
Donated cell phones are recycled and turned into
cash. The cash is used to purchase calling cards for
soldiers in Iraq.
The Fisher House Foundation donates comfort homes,
built on the grounds of major military and VA
medical centers. These homes enable family members
to be close to a loved one during hospitalization
for an unexpected illness, disease, or injury.
The Freedom Calls Foundation is helping families
videoconference with their loved ones in Iraq. You
can donate money to help keep this project going.
Groceries for Families
The men and women who lay down their lives for us
are terribly underpaid. Help a family by purchasing
gift certificates to the commissary.
Homes for Our Troops
Homes for Our Troops assists injured veterans and
their immediate families by building new or adapting
existing homes with handicapped accessibility.
Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund
The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund provides grants to
the families of servicemen and women who died in
Iraq. You can donate online, through mail or by
calling a toll-free number.
This site provides support to all of the moms out
there who has a son or daughter in the military.
Marine Parents is a place for parents of Marines to
meet up. You'll find advice, support and
Operation: A Bit of Home
Operation: A Bit of Home supports over 150 different
soldiers per day by providing necessary and
Operation Air Conditioner
Operation Air Conditioner provides not only air
conditioners but space heaters (the desert is cold
in the winter) for soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Operation Give provides toys, clothing and school
supplies primarily to the children of Iraq and
Operation Gratitude provides a way for you to show
your respect and appreciation for the troops. It
sends care packages and letters to troops stationed
Operation Interdependence supplies care packages to
deployed soldiers. You can help out by providing
goods, coordinating efforts or donating funds.
Operation Iraqi Children
Many soldiers are rebuilding schools in Iraq and
scrounging around for school supplies. Help by
donating a school supplies kit.
Donate money to Operation Uplink. The money is used
to purchase phone cards so servicemen and women can
Packages From Home
Packages From Home sends personal care and comfort
items to U.S. troops deployed overseas. Find out how
to donate time, money or items to this non-profit
Become some soldier's angel by adopting a service
US Central Command
Find out what the Coalition is doing. U.S. Central
Command features up-to-date information on Operation
Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
You can sponsor care packages provided by the USO
with a $25 donation.