Stories tagged with: Christmas Care Packages

November 9, 2014 - 8:24pm
1 year 3 weeks ago

Operation Spirit hosted an auction Saturday at the VFW in Zanesville.

The auction helped to raise funds for Operation Spirit's annual Christmas care package event. Every year, the organization makes Christmas care packages and stockings to send to our troops overseas. Director Melodie Pittman says that they had a lot of great items for the auction this year.

"Oh we have some beautiful, country and military footlockers and military uniforms and imperative items, old...

November 5, 2014 - 5:12pm
1 year 3 weeks ago

Come out to the VFW this weekend and help support Operation Spirit.

This Saturday Operation Spirit will be having a Christmas care package fundraiser. The money raised will help pay for shipping costs to send Christmas packages to members of the U.S. Military troops around the world. Operation Spirit director, Melodie Pittman is excited for the fundraiser.

"We're having an auction and it will be Saturday at noon at the VFW hall and we have a little bit of everything that we...

November 3, 2012 - 6:19pm
3 years 3 weeks ago

 A fundraiser was held Saturday afternoon to help Operation Spirit support the troops. The "Bags and Boots Gala" fundraiser featured th items in a whole new way. Handbags and purses were transformed into gift bags filled with knick-knacks and incentives, while boots were mostly stuffed with floral arrangements. The goal was to turn ordinary into extraordinary, by taking everyday items and adding flair to make them one of a kind.

"A lot of the stuff were things that...

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