OSD Launches First Phase of Chapter Leadership & Communications Training with TrainOurTroops Partnership

AUSTIN, TEXAS (FEBRUARY 6, 2018) /For immediate release/ — OSD ramps up training programs for community leadership position with help from TrainOurTroops partnership.


First phase of training, available to OSD chapter leads and activity leads, puts emphasis on communication and empathy.

Scott Morrison, OSD Director of Global Community Operations, stated, “Providing valuable training to our members has and will always be a priority for our mission execution. Our goal is to ensure that each member of OSD gains additional value that can be used outside our organization to better the community at-large. We’re grateful for our partnership with TrainOurTroops to assist in organizing this first set of courses.”


This training is a small part of a much larger initiative whereby OSD and TrainOurTroops have committed to training over 200,000 military community members by 2020.


OSD CEO & Executive Director, Glenn Banton, stated, “We owe it to our veterans to provide valuable tools to assist with both their immediate and longer term professional development needs. Whether these opportunities happen within our Heroic Forces program or through our partnership with TrainOurTroops, we know we’re making a daily impact that will prove to show value for years to come.”


OSD continues to work with TrainOurTroops and other strategic partners to develop courses and content to match the diverse needs of the broad military community.


OSD’s chapter-based “Teams” program brings the military community together through social, service and professional events and outings in dozens of cities around the globe. To date, over 50,000 community members have bonded through hundreds of experiences.


To learn more about how OSD’s programs and services are making an impact on the lives of members in our military community, visit https://operationsupplydrop.org/news/. To learn how you can make an impact through our programs and service, visit https://operationsupplydrop.org/get-involved/.


About OSD (Operation Supply Drop)

OSD is a global, chapter based, Veteran Service Organization (501c3 EIN 27-3842517) 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: https://operationsupplydrop.org/news




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