Operation Gratitude

 In bradburn, the orchard town center

During the month of July, spavia™ orchard town center and spavia™ bradburn will be collecting items for Operation Gratitude to say “thank you” to our service men and women.

A personal letter of appreciation is often the most cherished item in the care packages, so please remember to include a note in your package.

Please feel free to drop items at either spavia™ location during business hours starting July 1st through July 31st.

Here’s a list of the most requested items:


  • Knit Hats & Scarves
  • Cool Ties or Neck Gators
  • Beanie Babies, Webkinz, Trolls, or other small plush toys
  • Paracord Survival Bracelets
  • Socks
  • Mini battery-powered fans
  • Mini Flashlights
  • Batteries (AA & AAA, 4pack or less)
  • Gum, Mints, Breath Strips
  • Personal Electronics
    • iPods
    • DVDs
    • CDs
    • Video Games
    • Flash Drives
    • Earbuds
    • Used cell phones/PDAs
  • Gift Cards to chain stores, such as:
    • Walmart
    • Walgreens
    • Target
    • VISA, MasterCard, American Express
  • Personal Care Products
  • Lip Balm/Chapstick
  • Toothpaste / Dental Floss
  • Toothbrushes
  • Deodorant (solid only, 3oz or less)
  • Disposable Razors (Packs of 5 or less)
  • Non-aerosol Shaving Gel in tubes
  • Individual packets of moist towelettes (30 wipes or less)
  • Hand/Foot Warmers
  • Foot powder (travel size)
  • Q-Tips (small packs, 50 or less)
  • Facial tissue (small packs)
  • Mini Sewing Kits
  • Unused greeting cards or stationery
  • Operation Gratitude “Wish List” items on Amazon.com

Join us in saying “Thank You”!