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                      Troopathon V “Never Forget About Our Troops”
Some helpful facts to know about this star studded fundraiser

Troopathon is a once-a-year event held by Move America Forward (MAF) which is a

non-profit charity dedicated to serving those who protect us: our brave troops.

Troopathon V is a month-long care package drive that culminates in a star-studded

8-hour web-a-thon broadcast on July 12th from the Army Depot in Sacramento, CA.

 

Some Useful Facts About Troopathon:

  • Troopathon is a non-partisan non-political effort. We work with celebrities from Hollywood, television, the music industry, sports heroes and athletes, bloggers, journalists, radio personalities, academics, experts in the field, and elected officials to bring together a wide variety of guests to support our troops.
  • This year Troopathon is hosted by Melanie Morgan who continues to be a voice for our troops through her career behind the microphone at KSFO radio in San Francisco. She is joined by co-host S.E. Cupp, who is an author and commentator and has always been a supporter of the troops through many charitable causes.
  • This year’s program is dedicated to the memory of Andrew Breitbart, who was a guest host for the past 3 Troopathon broadcasts and a dedicated supporter of the troops. We will celebrate his life and honor the troops he gave so much of his time for.
  • Past Troopathons have included an amazing array of guests from every type of industry. Some of our notable past guests have included:

 


Gold Star Mom Debbie Lee

Current Navy SEALs

Michelle Malkin

Laura Ingraham

Lars Larson

Mark Levin

Andrea Shea King

Ann Coulter

Sean Hannity

Dr. Laura Schlessinger

Tammy Bruce

Sarah Palin

Charlie Daniels

John Ratzenberger

Kelsey Gramer

Gary Sinise

Jon Voight

Kevin Farley

John Ondrasik

Gavin DeGraw

Curtis Sliwa

Rush Limbaugh

Mike "Coach K" Krzyzewski

Greg Gutfield

Monica Crowley

Gerald McRaney

Buzz Aldrin

Robert Davi

Pat Sajak

Wayne Newton

Ambassador John Bolton

Dennis Miller


 

  • Past Troopathon events have raised over $3.6 million for our troops. Last year, Troopathon raised over $500,000 but we’d like to break that total this year!
  • Care Packages sponsored through Troopathon are the easiest way to donate to the troops. No running to the store, no confusing customs forms and postal regulations. Simply donate with your credit card and MAF’s team of dedicated volunteers will send the care packages on your behalf. It’s also tax-deductible!
  • Each care package includes a special note written by the donor expressing their appreciation for the sacrifice our troops make. Packages can be sponsored for as low as $25 for a single serviceman, up to $1,000 for a Battalion Pack which will serve up to 60 soldiers, marines, sailors and airmen.
  • Troopathon happens on July 12, 2012 at 1PM Pacific time, 4PM Eastern live from the Army Depot in Sacramento, CA. You can view on www.troopathon.org. If you miss the 8 hour broadcast you can still find videos and information on the website right now, leading up to, and after the show.

We’re proud of the success we’ve had in fighting to make America an even greater nation. Unlike those who constantly criticize our great nation and our military men and women, we see a future where freedom and liberty create endless opportunities for Americans and our friends and allies in a more secure world.