In honor of National Volunteer Week and Global Youth Service Day, Volunteer Starkville is hosting an Operation Gratitude Campaign during April to collect appreciation letters and patriotic artwork to be included in care packages sent to deployed troops. This is a great service project of all ages!
Guidelines for Service Project:
• Appreciation Letters: Check out this handout for suggested salutations and topics to write about in your letters here:
Operation Gratitude’s Write a Letter Flyer (PDF)
• Patriotic Artwork: Please avoid the use of glitter and create artwork no larger than 8.5″ x 11″ for shipping purposes.
All letters and artwork can be delivered to Volunteer Starkville’s office during normal business hours (M-F, 9 AM – 5 PM) between April 3rd and April 28th. Our office is located in Suite 21 on the 2nd floor of the Greater Starkville Development Partnership building in downtown Starkville. Please access our office via the GSDP Suites Entrance located at at 101 S. Lafayette Street.
For more information about this volunteer opportunity, please contact Jamey Bachman at 662.268.2865 or .
A Special THANK YOU to Our
2017 National Volunteer Week Event Sponsors!