- Cape Cod Cares for the Troops in the last sixteen years -  
(Updated: 02/01/2022)

 

            *   41,000 care packages have been sent to our deployed troops.

*   Annual Troops in the Spotlight Memorial Day Weekend event to Honor our Veterans, Wounded Warriors and our Gold Star Heroes and their families (2005 - 2021)

*   Special Ceremony to Honor our Vietnam Veterans (2011 - 2021)

*   Annual Canal Run for the Troops in Buzzards Bay (2009 - 2021)

*   Annual Paintball Tournament at Balls to the Wall in Hyannis (2008-2011)

*   Rock Harbor Fishing Trip to Honor SGT Mark Vecchione (2011- 2019)

*   Annual Christmas Care Packages for our deployed troops – (2008-2022)

            *   Blankets, sheets, pillows and towels are sent to our deployed troops.

       *  450 Sheet sets, 350 pillows, 360 towel sets, 300 shower curtains, 300 baskets filled with     
            toiletries and 300 gift bags filled with snack foods were  donated to the 8th Engineer      
            Battalion at Fort Hood,
 TX who returned home after a year long deployment. CCC4TT
            opened a supply closet for Soldiers in need which we will continue to stock.  Thank you
            Kim, Tracey and everyone in Houston who donated .

      *   Operation Santa at Fort Hood.  Provided Christmas Gifts for 25 families, 300 Christmas
 
          stockings filled with gifts,  40 Handmade Patriotic Quilts for soldiers, 25 bicycles
            for children, 60
Handmade Christmas stockings and over $3500.00 in gift cards
            to local restaurants and stores.

   *      *   Distributed over $15,500. in grocery store gift cards to veterans and military families

*   80 IPads were donated to our wounded warriors.  Thank you to Heroes in Transition for helping to purchase these IPads.

*   175 twin comforters, 300 twin sheet sets, 300 blankets, 250 pillows and 350 towel sets, clothing & toiletries were delivered to Fort Belvoir’s Wounded Warrior Transition Unit

*   1 - Play Station 2 with 6 games, 1 DVD Player with 24 new DVD's, 12 portable DVD Players and 6 televisions were donated to Fort Belvoir’s Wounded Warrior Transition Unit

*   Purchased $6500. of toys for military families on the Cape struggling to provide Christmas gifts for their children

*   150 gifts bags were given to our Veterans in the Brockton VA Hospital

*    22 boxes of supplies were donated to the Brockton VA Hospital

*   Fort Belvoir WTB-  Operation Santa: adopted 8 families in 2010, 11 families in 2011, 34 families in 2012, 40 families in 2013, 48 families in 2014, 58 families in 2015, 44 Families in 201, 52 families in 2017, 43 families in 2018, 41 families in 2019 and 15 families in 2020 providing gifts for their families and items they need while living in WWTU housing. In 2013 - 2019 hosted the "CCC4TT Christmas Party" for our wounded soldiers and their families.

*   60 boxes of supplies were sent to deployed canine handlers as part of our "Rocky's Warriors" program.

*   Funding available to help military families in need of food gift certificates, assistance with heating fuel, home and automotive repairs, etc.

*    675 boxes of supplies were sent to Operation Care in Afghanistan

*   190 book bags filled with school supplies were sent to children in Afghanistan

*    24 boxes of school supplies were sent to teachers in Iraq and Afghanistan

*    6 trips to Bethesda Naval Hospital to visit and give gifts to wounded warriors

*   12 large boxes of gifts and supplies delivered to Brooks Army Medical Center  

*   64 shipments of medical and dental supplies sent to our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan                                                                                                                                                       

*   70 boxes of toys were sent to the children of Iraq and Afghanistan

*   38 boxes of blankets, clothing and supplies were sent to the people of Afghanistan

*   50 boxes of sports equipment sent to our troops in Afghanistan and Iraq

*   Donated a Memorial Bench at the Eastham Windmill Green in honor of Sgt. Mark Vecchione

*   810 handmade patriotic quilts made by the women of the Harwich Quilt Bank were presented to wounded warriors at Bethesda Naval Hospital and Ft. Belvoir Wounded Warrior Transition Unit

*   Hosted Gold Star Mother’s Day Luncheon in September 2010

*   $1400  donated to MA Otis, the food pantry at Camp Edwards/Otis

*   40 book bags filled were school supplies were purchased for local military families on  Cape Cod

*   7000  60 minute AT&T phone cards from Cell Phones for Soldiers have been sent in care packages to our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan

 *  Partnered with Cape Country 104 for "Tickets for our Troops" sending troops to country music concerts including meet & greets with Trace Atkins, Miranda Lambert, Scotty McGreery, Martina McBride and more

*   In 2014 hosted an Easter Party and BBQ for the families at Fort Belvoir's Wounded Warrior Battalion.

*   118 boxes of toiletries, socks, t-shirts, books, DVD’s, and quilts were donated to Vettes for  Veterans

*   16 sheet sets, 16 comforters, 16 pillows, socks and t-shirts donated to Veterans Outreach Centers Homeless Shelter

*   210 Christmas stockings filled with gifts were given to local veterans

*   14 Boxes of toiletries and supplies were given to the Veterans Outreach Homeless Shelter

*    29,500 Pocket Stars were made and given to our deployed troops and Wounded Warriors

*    800 Pocket Stars were made and given to our Vietnam Veterans

*   Heroes T-Shirts to honor our Fallen Heroes are available at our events

*   CCC4TT Send a Soldier to Fenway…14 Pairs of tickets were given to local military members to attend a Red Sox Game during the 2011 -  2013 seasons

*   250 book bags filled with school supplies were sent to children in Iraq in honor of               PFC Daniel McGuire

*   6 Xbox systems with games & extra controllers were sent to units in Iraq and Afghanistan   for their  recreation areas

*   55 portable DVD Players and current DVD's were sent to our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan

*   70 MP3 Players with music cards were sent to our troops






Cape Cod Cares for Our Troops
P.O. Box # 1444 Harwich, MA. 02645
capecod4thetroops@comcast.net
(774) 216-9052