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Operation Cookie Drop 2017

June 10, 2017

Westchester Police Academy
2 Dana Road
 Valhalla, NY 10595

Schedule:

  • Cookie drop-off time 8:00 - 10:30am
  • Ceremony: 10:30 - 11:00am
  • Decorate Cartons: 11:00 - 11:30am
  • Trucks Loaded: 11:30am - 12:00pm

Dress: Dress for the weather – but – no open toe shoes. We want to keep everyone’s feet safe!! 

What to bring: Sunscreen, sunglasses, maybe a hat! Water bottle and snacks.

Bathrooms?: YES, bathrooms are available inside the Academy.  Minors must be accompanied by an adult since classes will be in session.

What if it Rains?: It WON’T!  But if necessary there is a large inside area that we will move to.  So we are on Rain or Shine!

What is Operation Cookie Drop?

Operation Cookie Drop is our council-wide effort to send donated cookies to our troop overseas, in hospitals and in veteran’s homes.

Throughout the cookie sale, Girl Scouts should ask their customers if they'd like to purchase additional cookies to be sent to current military personnel and veterans. 

On June 10th, Girl Scouts are invited to participate in the cookie send-off  - packing boxes, making cards, and preparing containers for shipments to soldiers. 

Over 100,000 boxes were donated in 2016 and over 90,000 boxes were donated in 2015. Each of these were delivered to soldiers around the world and around our council!

Check in on our Facebook page for some more photos and wonderful sentiments!