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From the FRONT: 23 FEB

We just got this great email which was sent to our great Benefactor, Goya Foods: To the people of Goya Foods, I wanted to drop you a note the extend my heartfelt thanks for the contributions you make to Adopt-a-Soldier Platoon. Serving out here in the deserts of Kuwait is quite an experience…we all miss […]

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From the FRONT: 18 Feb

A wonderful email today (with redactions we make for security purposes) that is at the heart of what we do – Improve the Morale of Our Troops : “My apologies for not responding as of yet.  I would like to start off by thanking you for your graciousness to service members everywhere.  I know that […]

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Field Presentation to Benefactor

Yesterday, 15 February 2024, we had the distinct pleasure to present a signed 50-star Field from the USS Bataan (LHD-5) to our great Benefactors at Best Way Trucking Service in Fairfield, NJ.  Owner Mark Trewhella is a very generous Patriot who does all our local trucking pro bono.  He picks up food products from Inserra […]

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From the FRONT: 11 Feb

“I wanted to thank you all at AASP for the wonderful care package you sent out.  Everyone enjoyed the contents and sends their best wishes back to the generous, caring people back home.   Many of the folks in my unit are from Texas, and our hispanic folks went crazy for the Goya goods.   The entire […]

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From the FRONT: 21 Jan ’24

“HI,  What an amazing group of people who donate their time and resources. It’s reassuring to know that people still care about deployed soldiers.  I’m from Bergen County so it’s extra special to receive treats from NJ companies and Adopt-a Soldier Platoon.  Your packages are truly packed with everything a Soldier could ever need while […]

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From the FRONT: 23 Dec

Hi, my daughter, SN Isabella (last name redacted) received your packages and was finally able to send us a message & share some pictures! (WiFi is limited where she is) She thanks you all and loves sharing with her shipmates all of the goodies. Merry Christmas to you all and thanks for all you are […]

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Wounded Care: 22 Dec

Yesterday, we had the privilege and pleasure to help Cesar, a Vietnam War wounded/recovering Veteran buy a pre-owned Subaru Forrester.  As part of our Operation Wounded Care, we help those Vets with VA disabilities heal by providing services, products or event rent or car payments when the opportunity presents itself.  Yesterday, thanks to Liberty Subaru […]

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From the FRONT: 15 Dec

Good evening from Djibouti,  I am attaching photos of the trees that we placed in our lobby of the Headquarters building, only location a camera could go.  There were numerous cards sent to the troops so they decided to decorate the trees with the cards so all could stop and read. Thank you again for […]

From the FRONT: 13 Dec

This from our nephew in the Coast Guard just came in today: Received such nice care packages from AaSP. It was a shock to our office and truly boosted morale! My colleagues and I thank you so much!!! We were talking about how good it made us feel, and how we could only imagine how […]

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From the FRONT: 13 Oct

We just got this heart-felt, wonderful thank you from one of our 2-87 Units:
Honorary Members of the (unit name redacted) Family,
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for the care packages that we received today! The amount of effort and people that it takes to get these to us is inspiring and endearing, we are more appreciative of your efforts than a simple email can convey. I hope to send you some pictures in the near future after we distribute the goodies to our Soldiers. Something as simple as a fig bar or a Hershey’s bar goes a long way for our Soldiers here, bringing them a small change of pace and reminder of home. Thank you again and please let me know if you need anything from my team or me here!    Very Respectfully,  Maxwell