Current Campaigns

Send a SPOOKY card and one Halloween treat bag filled with Halloween candy or other hard candy to a small Platoon of deployed Troops.

Most Wanted Items: Eye Drops, Lip Balm, Bug Spray/Wipes (non-aerosol), Cortisone Cream (anti itch cream), Lip Balm, Medicated powder (for heat rash), Misting Fans, Sticky Fly Paper, Fly Swatters …  See More

Sending a clean pair of new socks, foot powder, anti-fungal cream, cooling cream, nail clippers, and/or athlete’s foot lotion or cream will go a long way!

RECENT NEWS

Deployed Troops love their AdoptaPlatoon blankets

Deployed Troops love their AdoptaPlatoon blankets:  Army SSG Foster says, “The Soldiers love them… Blankets, socks, coffee and snacks are the best especially on these cold days. Here are a few pictures of my guys… We are currently in the field and I brought them a few care package boxes… The expression on their faces were priceless…. A little bit of American happiness way over here. Thank you AdoptaPlatoon!”

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Letter of gratitude from the Troops:

We received your box today! Thank you for the Halloween care baggies, and thank you for taking the time to make them. We all appreciate your support and are truly humbled that you would do that for us. In hind sight, we should have included the “adoptaplatoon.org” logo or box but we got a little…

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—–Original Message—–

I want to thank the entire staff at Adopt a Platoon. I want you guys to know how much receiving blankets and care packages have meant to myself and my fellow soldiers. Mail call is such a morale booster. Knowing that the sacrifice we as soldiers make is recognized by a grateful nation is one…

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Thank You

I would like to say thank you from me and my Soldiers for the Packages. They are excited to see the packages and the support. We are stationed in HOA where supplies and mail is hard to come by. Thank you again and let the team know we appreciate everything they do for us. Without…

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Brenda Hagg 22KILL Pushup Challenge

Brenda Hagg, widow of Veteran Chauncey Hagg, starts her 22KILL pushup challenge. On average, 22 veterans commit suicide every day. To bring awareness to this tragedy the Nation has embraced a social media campaign called #22Pushups, a challenge that honors Veterans and raises awareness about Veteran suicide prevention. Army Veteran Chauncey Hagg took his life…

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S.A.F.E.

AdoptaPlatoon is proud to say that we have been supporting a group of American Service Members deployed to western Africa.  These Troops continue the military tradition of humanitarian efforts for the native people.  Soldiers state that “The stuffed animals your organization was able to send have been rightfully given to deserving children here in western…

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KC-135 Air Crew Saves Pilot Over ISIS Territory

Sky News (UK) | Feb 15, 2016 A quick-thinking refueling plane crew saved a fighter pilot who faced having to eject over Islamic State territory. The F-16 had been trying to refuel in mid-air when the pilot discovered a malfunction with his fuel system, which meant he could only fly for 15 minutes — nowhere near enough to…

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