Please send your items for Operation Gratitude

Send over your handmade hats, scarves, cool ties, or paracord bracelets for the Military and Veteran Services packets for our service members. The First Year Experience classes will be stuffing bags, making thank you notes, and creating paracord bracelets as a part of their class service project.

If you would like to purchase sample size items, below is a list of preferred items:

  • Wet Wipes (single & 30 count packs or less)
  • Batteries (AA/AAA)
  • Foot Powder (travel size)
  • Hand Warmers
  • Playing Cards
  • Puzzle Books (7″x10″ preferred size)
  • Sewing Kits (travel size)
  • Socks (black crew length)

Rosanne Short has also prepared an Amazon wishlist of the items as well if you would like to have them drop-shipped directly to her.  View the wishlist at:

All items must be sent to:

Rosanne Short / Operation Gratitude
Brenau University
102 Prior St., SE
Gainesville, GA 30501-3447

Please have these to Rosanne Short in the Owens Student Center By Tuesday, Nov. 13.

Contact ude.uanerb@trohsr for questions.

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