Christmas in July

 
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  • Christmas in July has received 2 donations
    • 7 months ago
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  • Christmas in July has made updates to their project page.
    • 7 months ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 2 donations
    • 8 months ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 3 donations
    • 9 months ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 4 donations
    • 10 months ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 1 donation
    • 11 months ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 56 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Lifting our Troops Moral in July
    By - Sharon Hitzman - Project Leader
    The Brookings-Harbor Redshirts would like to dedicate this Christmas in July to our past Project Leader, Frank Muller. He passed away in April and will be truly missed by us all.  He was a large part of our organizatin and started our partnership with Global Giving. This is our 8th year of sending care care...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Christmas in July has made updates to their project page.
    • 1 year ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Preparing for " Christmas in July," 2013
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    Last year was a great year for supporting our troops as we continue sending monthly care packages and prepare for our Christmas in July Project, 2013. In May, 2013 we'll be mailing our 6,000th care package to our troops in Afghanistan. We hope this year to meet the needs and requests of even more soldiers as support for...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Christmas in July has made updates to their project page.
    • 1 year ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Christmas Care Packages, 2012 --A Big Hit!
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    This year the Brookings-Harbor Redshirts had a sucessful Christmas shipment of care packages to our troops serving in Afghanistan. We were able to mail 151 assorted care packages to ten different groups, and several located at Combat Support Hospitals. We were blessed to be given about 50 filled Christmas stockings by one...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Our troops still working hard-a time for thanks
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    The Brookings-Harbor Redshirts are keeping up the pace with requests from our troops and getting as many care packages sent to Afghanistan as we possibly can. Looking back over the past seven years of our Christmas In July project, I was reminded of the goodness and kindness in our soldiers hearts when I saw two of the...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Christmas in July for our troops, 2012
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    Christmas in July project report, Aug 2012. Again, thank you for all your support for our troops. As we go forward with our mission of supporting our troops in harm's way,  on the home front, we continue to engage the community and also local students from our schools. I have posted a couple of pictures and letters...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 125 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Support remains strong for our troops
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    The Brookings-Harbor Redshirts continue to support our troops through the "Christmas in July" project. To date we have sent 5,664 care packages to our men and women in uniform serving in Afghanistan and also those who served their country in Iraq. We are approaching our seventh year of supporting our troops and are again...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Christmas 2011 update for "Christmas in July"
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    For Christmas this year the Redshirts were able to send 132 care packages to our troops serving in Afghanistan. Our main focus were the Combat Support Hospital in Camp Dwyer, and the Nato Multi-National Hospital, both in Afghanistan. In addition we sent care packages to other soldiers supporting those organizations. We have...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Christmas in July has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Redshirts/GlobalGiving partners share Christmas
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    On November 25th, the Brookings-Harbor Redshirts were able to send 130 more care packages to our  wounded warriors and our troops at two hospitals in Afghanistan. Thanks to our GlobalGiving partrners for helping make this support possible. We sent care packages filled with hand made Christmas ornaments, gifts, portable...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Christmas in July has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Christmas in July, Summer Shipping
    By - Frank Muller - Project Leader
    First, a big thank you to all of our supporters from the Brookings-Harbor Redshirts and from the troops. We continue to send care packages twice a month to our troops, but on July 22nd we had a larger mailing we estimated to be around 60 care packages but the final total was 73. There are always last minute additons and...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 174 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    "Christmas in July" getting ready to ship
    By - Frank Muller - President
    Thank you for your support of the "Christmas in July" project. We are nearing another of our yearly goals, our special annual summer shipment called "Christmas in July." This year we will have our special mailing on July 8, 2011 and are expecting to ship about 60 care packages to two hospitals in Afghanistan and more to...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Christmas in July, going strong in 2011
    By - Frank Muller - President, Brookings-Harbor Redshirts
    The "Christmas in July" project is still going strong in 2011. During the first quarter we reached another milestone. On March 18, 2011 the Brookings-Harbor Redshirts sent their 5,000th care package to a soldier serving with an engineering company in Iraq. Each year during the month of March, the Brookings-Harbor...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Christmas in July 2011
    By - Frank Muller - President, Brookings-Harbor Red Shirts
    This is a personal Thank You to those of you who chose to help fund the project, "Christmas in July." We projected a budget of $2.200 to purchase and mail a minimum of 50 care packages to our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. Your generosity has given our project  $3,755 which we consider a blessing. We actually have...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Christmas in July an ongoing sucess
    By - Frank Muller - President, Brookings-Harbor Red Shirts
    As the year 2010 comes to a close we want to let all our supporters know that "Christmas in July" is an ongoing success story for the Brookings-Harbor Reds Shirts supporting our troops. It can't be Christmas all year round, but this special project sure makes the soldiers feel like it's Christmas each summer. A letter from...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Update on Christmas in July Project
    By - Frank Muller - President, Brookings-Harbor Redshirts
    Here is a current update from the Brookings-Harbor Redshirts on our Christmas in July program. We were able to go beyond our target and send over 60 care packages to our troops serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. One of the soldiers sent back a reply: “Thank you so much for your support with each package, your thoughts and...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Christmas in July has received 24 donations
    • 4 years ago
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  • Christmas in July posted a progress report
    Update on Christmas in July Project
    By - Frank Muller - President, Brookings-Harbor Redshirts
    Here is an update from the Brookings-Harbor Redshirts on our Christmas in July program. We are on target so far and have 56 care packages almost ready to be sent to Marines in Camp Leatherneck, Afghanistan and many other individual Soldiers, Sailors and Marines deployed both in Iraq and Afghanistan. Many of these military...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Christmas in July has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 4 years ago
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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Project Leader

Sharon Hitzman

Brookings, OR United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Christmas in July