Operation Holiday Cheer

This year, join us as we hope to do even more for our RI troops who do so much for us.

We are in need of volunteers, goods to fill our care packages, and financial support to put our cause in motion. Please choose one or more of the options below to make a donation or volunteer.


Help the cause!

We are always in need of additional help to power our operation. Volunteers are needed.

Drop off date for donated items:
Saturday, Nov 19, 2016, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Packing and mailing of boxes:
Sunday, Nov 20, 2016, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Submit a Name

Know a Rhode Island resident stationed or deployed outside of Rhode Island?

If your loved one is a Rhode Island resident and a military service member who is stationed outside of Rhode Island and you would like to make sure they receive a holiday care package please e-mail the following information to tabatha.dube@ltgov.ri.gov:

Full Name
Mailing Address
Your Name
Your Contact Information

Make a Donation

To make a monetary donation please go to the American Red Cross website.

Cash donations can also be mailed to the American Red Cross

American Red Cross
159 Gano Street
Providence, RI 02906
Please make a notation on the check that your donation is for Operation Holiday Cheer.

Donations of goods can be dropped off at the Warwick Armory located at

541 Airport Road
Warwick, RI
on Saturday, November 19, 2016
between the hours of 9:00 am - 1:00 pm   

Please see the "wish list" for goods desired by our troops.