Here are drop off locations in Tampa, St. Pete, Palm Harbor, Trinity, Wesley Chapel and Bradenton for Operation Gratitude. Did your kids maybe do a little too well in the candy hunt? Once again this year, Operation Gratitude will gladly take any extra candy you have and send it to soldiers who love getting treats from home. They also make deliveries to first responders, veterans, wounded heroes and their care givers. Here are the 5 locations in our area where you can drop off candy. They ask that you NOT buy half-off candy at stores after Halloween. They would definitely prefer you take any money you would have used and make a cash donation to help them provider other things like toiletries, snacks and entertainment.
JW Mitchell High School Naval JROTC 1953 Winsloe Drive, Trinity, Florida 34655
Greater Palm Harbor YMCA 1600 16th Street, Palm Harbor, Florida 34683
Dr Elizabeth Staves 5310 4th Street North, St Petersburg, Florida 33703
The Tooth Doctor Tampa 4213 S. Manhattan Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33611
Life Skills In Action 2026 Ashley Oaks Circle Suite 102, Wesley Chapel, Florida 33544
ALL About Kids Pediatric Dentist 1882 59th ST West, Bradenton, Florida 34209
If you’re not in the listening area, visit OperationGratitude.com to find a location near you.