SHANNEN HAYES Operation Open Arms, founded by captain John "Giddy-up" Bunch, is a non-profit organization that provides much-deserved vacations to active duty U.S....
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Operation Open Arms is a 501c3 public charity. All/any donation is tax deductible. Our average donation is 12.00. Our charity is 100% volunteer. OOA pays no salaries. OOA has no religious or political affiliation. We are hanging on a very thin thread as to survive. In 8 years donations have totaled less than 90,000.00. With less than $11,000 per year OOA has extended 99 Free Weddings valued at 16,000.00 per wedding. 2,502 US Troops have visited SW FL for free 1 week R&R's valued at 3500.00 per week. OOA has to pay for Limo Service, Fishing Guides, Insurance, Website hosting, and so on. We are about 3 months away from bringing down the curtain on this most worthy charity. Maybe your favorite charity doesn't need 100% of your generosity. ****operationopenarms**** for online donations or OOA/PO Box 101/St James City, FL 33956 by mail. God bless you if you can help our troops.
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