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GLITTER LANCE: A Minecraft Community Helps the Troops for the Holidays!

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Operation Supply Drop was recently contacted by Youtube personality and Minecraft diva Aureylian to see if she could help out the troops for the holidays! Her story was definitely a bizarre one! She’s got such a following given her Minecraft antics that for the holidays, her fans just send her oodles ...

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CANDY CORN II: Family Support Groups to the Rescue!

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Typically, most of our requests come from Private “Joe Snuffy”, sent to Afghanistan to be bored out of their skulls with nothing to do but stare at that deployment calendar and willing it to move more quickly. However, our care package code named CANDY CORN II, the request actually came from ...

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CANDY CORN VI: STILL Better Than Foot Powder!

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Intelligence, the TRUE King of the battlefield. That platoon of MRAP (Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected) vehicles are just a fancy column of up-armored Hot Wheels toys without the intelligence boys (and girls) vectoring them in on the proper targets. So when a Military Intelligence company first sergeant named Marlon was asking for our ...

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KNIFE FIGHT 3: No Sleep Til…

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The last of our September KNIFE FIGHT supply drops have finally checked in from Afghanistan! Eric and his platoon of bad asses from the “Harlem Hellfighters” brigade (yes, that’s a real unit, what a name!) put in a request a few months ago looking for some Operation Supply Drop support ...

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KNIFE FIGHT IV: Red Beards and Turkeys!

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Well, it’s turkey time again folks, and while we’re all dealing with Cousin Larry telling us boring work stories between uncomfortably-sized bites of turkey, know there are men and women stationed in hostile nations and making sure that the bad guys are having a bad holiday season. Daniel and his ...

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KNIFE FIGHT VI: Tanks For the Memories!

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Wargaming.net is one of Operation Supply Drop’s biggest supporters out there right now. Makes a lot of sense: a lot of military folks LOVE the World of Tanks/World of Warplanes series of games. We get along nicely: military focused gaming meets with military focused gaming charity: just like Forest Gump’s ...

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KNIFE FIGHT V: Drop Like an Egyptian

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The multi-national force stationed in the Sinai keeping the peace between Egypt and Israel don’t exactly have glamorous jobs. They’re not out there every day, kicking in doors to insurgent outposts or going after ISIS leadership. For over 30 years, their job is to sit in Egypt and make sure the ...

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Commander’s Call: Operation Supply Drop Deepens eSports Involvement; Featured in Smart Hustle Magazine

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As I mentioned in our recent newsletter, Operation Supply Drop is entering our fifth year. It is sometimes hard to believe how quickly the time has passed and how far we have come since Stephen and his wife started this journey, pretty much alone. We have grown explosively since that ...

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DEUCES WILD 6: Supporting the Sappers in Afghanistan!

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Another of Operation Supply Drop‘s six DEUCES WILD supply drops has surfaced from Afghanistan! DEUCES WILD VI, the last of the bunch went to Christian and his crew of combat engineers in southern Afghanistan a few months back. Here’s his original request: a particularly well written request, I might add! ...

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Operation Supply Drop Issues the “$11.11 Challenge” for Veterans Day

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Operation Supply Drop just reached it’s four year anniversary of sending video games to US and NATO soldiers deployed to combat zones world wide! With that milestone, we’re sending out a special Veterans Day challenge to our supporters out there! Our “8-Bit” Yellow Ribbon pins have become a symbol of OSD over ...

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