We want to sincerely thank Steve Jackson Games for their generous donations of over 300 games. Many of these games will be used this holiday season to help fill care packages being shipped to soldiers stationed overseas. With the support of Steve Jackson Games, we are able to fill more boxes than we ever imagined,… Read more
We are pleased to announce that Games For Troops is now a “designated fund” with The Community Foundation of Macon County. Founded in 2000, The Community Foundation of Macon County manages assets of $25 million in 230 funds. The Community Foundation of Macon County is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation and a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Working… Read more
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Reddit user “longis” posted this after he received some Magic: The Gathering cards. A little while ago I read about an organization seeking soldiers to fulfill a donor’s wishes. Encouraged, I filled out the form and in surprisingly little time (to Hawaii, even!) I received my package today. I would like to thank the organization and my… Read more
To everyone on your staff and the generous donations, Thank you for the game. I just arrived yesterday and we all look forward to playing. Knowing my guys after they figure out the rules there will be some kind of tournament involved. It was more than I expected and we are very grateful. With the holidays… Read more
We were so happy to have received this message today: “Thank you so much for the game. I have played it twice so far with some fellow Soldiers and we all love it! Games for Troops is awesome!!” It is our pleasure – enjoy it!
We were pleased to hear that one of our recipients liked their game! “We received your package a week ago, and it was really well received. Everyone is enjoying getting into Magic:The Gathering and we’re setting up a tournament soon. Thank you for everything. Attached is a few photos I took of people getting boosters… Read more
The Games For Troops annual Trivia Night Fundraiser is this Saturday (September 21, 2013). Tables are SOLD OUT, and we expect this to be a great time. For more information about this and future Trivia Night Fundraisers, please visit our Facebook Page.
We are considering doing a “cornhole (bags) tournament” fundraiser soon – possibly this summer. Stay tuned for more information! What is cornhole?
A Soldiers Axiom
"Modern warfare is months of boredom punctuated by moments of extreme terror."
- Guy's Hospital Gazette (1914)