Freidenrich Presentation

Field Presentation from USS BATAAN (LHD-5)

On July 4th,  Alan and Mary-Edna Krutchkoff got to present a very special memento from the Red Sea deployment of the USS Bataan (LHD 5), a signed Field of 50 stars from the crew. Special presentations from our Adoptees are always heart-warming.   The Freidenrich’s are great Benefactors and Patriots and it’s always fun to be […]

From our WOUNDED CARE: 3 July

(A wonderful note to our VP Wounded Care, Mary-Edna Krutchkoff, R.N.) “Thank you for helping me through this process. I can’t tell you how much it meant to me to talk to you, as soon as I left the court house 1 week ago today.  Your voice was soothing and you showed tremendous compassion. You […]


From the FRONT: 2 July

“Just wanted to let you know I am back in the Middle East, in remote combat outpost, BUT some WONDERFUL packages and a Keurig made it out to us!  Thanks so much. Here’s my senior medic and I at our clinic. (Here 2 yrs younger than my youngest at home… The Army even gave me […]

From the FRONT: 28 June

“Good evening, this is (rank, last name redacted) Juan I am currently deployed with the NJ ARNG and received a care package from you guys, I just wanted to take this time to thank you and your organization for taking care of our troops overseas, is not easy been away from home and having everything […]


From the FRONT: 19 June

“I just wanted to say thank you so much for supporting all our troops here from the 250th BSB. We have continued to receive care packages from your company and our soldiers are so grateful. We also have been coordinating with other units on base who need things and sending extras their way! Please see […]

Cara Package photo

From the FRONT: 10 June

Some of our items laid out in the Chaplain’s office on one of our Destroyers in the Red Sea. Here are three combined emails from our contact there, a Chaplain’s ass’t… “Got extended so anything you’d be willing to send would be a blessing! Thank you so much for being who you are! THANK YOUUUUUUU! […]

From the FRONT: 6 June

Good afternoon, Thank you for your support. I just had received the first package it was awesome a lot of snacks and candy for the soldiers here. It usually takes a month or so since mail is sent to Iraq and convoyed to our base. Electricity isn’t the best and water is a luxury here. […]


From the FRONT: 5 June

Another group of happy Soldiers! Thanks to Adopt-a-Soldier Platoon, Goya Foods, 4imprint, Inserra ShopRites and of course my buddy Alan Krutchkoff! Thanks to all of you for making our deployment just a little bit better! Our soldiers are highly motivated and patriotic Americans!

From the FRONT: 29 May

(this a response from the Middle School to Troy’s email on 21 May) “Dear Troy, Thank you for your wonderful note. I do the morning announcements for my school and I plan to read your letter to the students, so that they hear firsthand how much you appreciate their efforts, but I should say that […]