From the FRONT: 29 July

I just wanted to say thank you for the multiple boxes of donations we have received from the Adopt A Soldier Platoon. The support from back home has been overwhelming. I’m sure you will be happy to hear that all the products were quickly distributed to our folks who have been forward deployed from our […]


From the FRONT: 29 July

Mr. Lobaido and the Adopt a Soldier Platoon team,
On behalf of my Commander, (name redacted) and all the Paratroopers of (unit redacted) , we are extremely grateful to receive your care packages and I must say to see the troopers open up a little piece of home and the joy it brings is a significant emotional event .   Paratroopers of (redacted) are spread across Afghanistan.  I look forward to forwarding these packages out to our more austere locations and receiving more pictures to send back home to you.  Attached is one of our HQ sections in (location redacted). I am truly humbled and grateful that people still exist who have not forgotten these young sons, daughters, fathers, mothers, brothers and sisters that continue to give their all for our Country.  We are truly blessed to have you and extremely appreciative of your generosity.  I will also like to include you on our monthly family newsletter if that is okay, we plan to send our first edition the first week of august.  Until my next report , thank you for all that do and may God bless you all with good health and good fortune.   Jonathan , 1SG,  USA

From the FRONT: 27 July

Ladies and Gentlemen, On behalf of the Protection Directorate in the Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve, I would like to thank you for the packages your amazing team and sponsors have sent us.   We received 6 packages in June and 2 today in July.   We are eternally grateful for the generosity and […]

From the FRONT: 22 July

Dear Supporters at Adopt-a-Soldier Platoon, Inc. I am the Officer-in-Charge of a 10 person surgical team currently deployed to (redacted).  We recently received your care package of goodies and could not be more grateful! We are about halfway through a 7 month stretch here, and you have no idea how game changing it is when […]


From the FRONT: 11 June

THANK YOU for the awesome package of goodies!! Another package has hit is mark here in Bagram, Afghanistan.  We are spreading the wealth with others nearby and enjoy seeing the smiles you bring to their faces. I even saw someone on base today wearing an awesome AaSP hat!! Your continued support to folks deployed around the world is nothing short of amazing, and it means so much to everyone you touch with your kindness, love, and support.   Feel free to share the picture.   Thank you!!   Vinny M   (Adoptee since 2005)

From the FRONT: 12 MAY

I just wanted to say thank you so much for all the amazing packages! The Chaplain and I will be sure to distribute all these great goodies to our Airmen. You all have an extremely generous organization and we are so thankful for spoiling us. As a secret between you and I, these care packages […]