Annual #GivingTuesday Event Gathers OSD Community to Support Troops and Veterans through the Holidays

AUSTIN, TEXAS, November 21, 2017 /For immediate release/ — The military community once again gathers for the annual #GivingTuesday charitable day of giving, this year on November 28, 2017. For OSD (Operation Supply Drop), this is a day dedicated to supporting and celebrating our troops, veterans and their families as we head into the holidays.

OSD Executive Director, Glenn Banton, says, “Giving Tuesday is our single largest individual donation day of the year. This year we hope to raise the bar even higher in the name of charity. Giving Tuesday is a great day to show thanks to our troops, veterans and their families. All have given so much of themselves and sacrificed to protect our freedoms.”


How you can get involved:


SAVE THE DATE: RSVP on the OSD Facebook event page. Share your stories and invite your friends. To RSVP visit:


LOCK IN YOUR DONATION TODAY: Worried you won’t remember next Tuesday? Make it easy on yourself and push that “Give!” button today. Visit:


TELL A FRIEND: Share the gift of giving with your friends and family and help continue to build support for the next 600,000 military community member OSD will serve. Click the arrow in the upper right at:

To learn more about how OSD’s programs and services are making an impact on the lives of members in our military community, visit To learn how you can make an impact through our programs and services, visit


About OSD (Operation Supply Drop)

OSD is a global, chapter based, Veteran Service Organization providing relevant, relatable and sustainable impact to the military community through social, professional and service-oriented programs. Since 2010, OSD has impacted over 600,000 members of the military community through these award-winning programs. Read more at:



#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.




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