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Operation Quiet Comfort exists solely for the purpose of honoring and comforting America’s military men and women who become sick and injured while serving in harm’s way. We also  provide support to those who care for them.

We collect, package and ship supplies for U.S. Military men and women receiving care at medical facilities abroad. Often our injured men and women arrive for medical care without their belongings, and it can take weeks before those belongings catch up with them – and sometimes they don’t arrive at all. Even when injured our troops need items like hygiene and grooming products, clothing, entertainment and support from the home front.

You won’t find any political, ideological or religious views of the war or other conflicts that the United States may be involved in … just the love and comfort of a grateful nation.

Your contributions of time, talent and resources help us provide meaningful support to our wounded warriors during their time of distress far from home. And  we have it on good authority that these efforts are of great comfort to their loved ones, too.

Operation: Quiet Comfort (OQC) is a national benefit organization established in July 2004 with an IRS-approved 501(c)(3) designation effective December 5, 2005. Operation: Quiet Comfort is an all-volunteer organization managed by a board of trustees. 95 percent of funds raised are used for our programs of providing comfort items for wounded military.

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9,031 Pounds of Love & Comfort Shipped in 2016

By Jan Houin, Plymouth, IN Here is the report of estimated totals of 2016 shipments*. They are “estimated” because I have rounded off some numbers, and it’s just possible that a few granola bars or bags of coffee slipped through the count. We do our best here in Plymouth, IN, but remember, we are all …

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Love & Comfort Shipped on April 4

On April 4th we shipped 29 large boxes with a total weight of 701 lb., 11 oz. for a postage cost of $957.21 We shipped in the following categories: GROOMING & HYGIENE: 97 Go Bags 19 large Hygiene Items 49 travel size Hygiene Items CLOTHING & FOOTWEAR: 29 Boxers 40 Socks BEDDING & LINEN: 1 …

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In-Kind Donations Needed to Ship to our Troops

These are items we ship throughout the year, so if you would like to donate, feel free to do so. Send to: OQC 17671 13th Rd. Plymouth, IN 46563   PENS – preferably the “click” style, not the stick pens with a loose cap PUZZLE BOOKS – word search and crossword, approximately 5×8 in size …

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Sponsor a Four Freedoms Gratitude Quilt

The OQC Board Members have suggested a way that you can sponsor a quilt if you can’t sew. When you donate $150 to Operation: Quiet Comfort, you can have your name or your business name on a special square letting our Armed Forces men and women know that you care. The Four Freedoms Gratitude Quilts …

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