For Troops, Goodie Bags Are a Hit Any Time of Year
“Gone but not forgotten,” was a phrase often used during the Vietnam War to let soldiers who were prisoners there know that they were still remembered by their U.S. families.
Today, Deborah Crane, president and founder of Treats for Troops, has made it her company’s mission to let the thousands of military men and women serving overseas know that they too are remembered back home.
Treats for Troops provides an easy and convenient way for anyone to send care packages to the troops year-round. The company’s Web site offers gift packages with snacks, supplies and essentials to make a soldier’s life a little bit easier.
While sponsors send thousands of packages through Treats for Troops over the holidays, Crane believes it is important to do so any time of the year.
“Our mission is to provide support for our troops all year long, not just at the holidays. Sending a package in the summer lets the troops know they’re not forgotten,” she said.
Treats for Troops recently launched a “Christmas in July” promotion featuring summer...