Press Releases

FOR RELEASE: Military Nonprofit, Virtual Fundraiser for Deployed U.S. Troops

Chelsea MandelloSep 14, '20

NORFOLK, VA - Troopster® will hold a week long virtual run fundraiser, The ‘Murican 5 Mile’, September 17-23rd to fundraise for deployed Air Force service members overseas. The event will be held in celebration of the Air Force’s 73rd birthday, September 18. Participants can join from anywhere in the world and the five mile goal can be walked, ran or jogged at any time and from any location between September 17 through September 23rd. The virtual run can be completed individually or in teams. Families and teams are welcome.

Troopster Packs Medical Essentials Kits for Health Care Workers in Need

Chelsea MandelloJun 16, '20

 NORFOLK, VA - Troopster® Donation Corp with volunteers from the community began a two-day packing initiative today to make 1,000 medical essential care packages for healthcare workers fighting COVID-19. The local Hampton Roads event is taking place at Troopster headquarters located at 730 w. 20th St., Norfolk, VA 23517.

Troopster to Make 50,000 Essential Kits for Hospitals, COVID19

Chelsea MandelloApr 7, '20

Troopster, a nonprofit military care package organization, launches a national fundraiser to raise $1.1M and send 50,000 essential care package kits to hospitals, health care workers, doctors, nurses, corpsmen and first responders.

Local Nonprofit Creates Raffle Baskets in Support of COVID-19 and USS Bataan Sailors

Chelsea MandelloApr 3, '20

NORFOLK, Va. – On Monday, April 6 local military charity, Troopster Military Care Packs, will launch a Hampton Roads exclusive virtual raffle in which participants can enter to win a hand-delivered ‘Boredom Basket’ to their home. All proceeds of the raffle will be used to send care packages in support of the forward-deployed USS Bataan (LHD-5). Sailors onboard the USS Bataan reached out to Troopster to request care package support and to share their distress with COVID-19.