Thank you for considering Gold Star Teen Adventures as the beneficiary of a fundraising event. We would not be able to provide this opportunity to these deserving families without the generosity of individuals, corporations and organizations.
What It’s All About
Hosting a fundraising event for Operation 60 provides the opportunity to raise funds to send a Gold Star Teen or Family to a summer adventure and leadership experience. Your support will also raise awareness of the Fallen Heroes and their families in your community. We appreciate your interest to raise funds for Gold Star Teen Adventures. It is with your help that we are able to support these families that have sacrificed so much.
For consideration to host or coordinate an Operation 60 GSTA fundraising event, please fill out and submit the fundraising proposal located under the Operation 60 Proposal tab. This information helps us become familiar with your event and how we can assist you to reach your goals and also provides tips that will help ensure your idea is approved and your event is successful. We look forward to working with you and thank you for your interest in organizing an event to support our mission.
NOTE: Gold Star Teen Adventures requires a waiver form be signed by everyone participating in events and activities on our behalf that pose the possibility of accident or injury; and that event organizers obtain the approval of the Gold Star Teen Adventures prior to using its logo to promote their event.
Supporters can use this website to set up a customizable fundraising page. We recommend razoo.com because it offers event organizers an easy, effective and secure way to collect donations – and it’s free. To learn more about razoo, visit http://www.razoo.com/story/Gold-Star-Teen-Adventures . If you have questions regarding a fundraising opportunity or would like to contact us with fundraising ideas, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOW TO STEPS:
Step 1 – Apply:
Individual/ club/ organization submits an application for a fundraising idea to Gold Star Teen Adventures and agree to the terms and conditions
Step 2 – Event Approval and Family Assignment or Supply GSTA with the Name of Event in memory of:
GSTA sanctions event and provides support to the event
Step 3 – Fundraise and Conduct Your Event:
The Individual/ club/ organization raises money for assigned family and conducts event
Step 4 – Gold Star Family Attend Gold Star Summer Camp 2014
What type of satellite events qualify? How do I fundraise?
Individuals/teams can fundraise through donations to include the use of www.razoo.com This is a secure site that will allow individuals/teams to create a personalized website. Donations can be made directly through the site. Checks can be sent to the Foundation. All donations are tax deductible. Visit to see our http://www.razoo.com/story/Gold-Star-Teen-Adventures Operation 60 websites.
How do I become involved?
To get involved first select an event (or plan your own!) Fill out and submit the application outlining your event or idea. Team GSTA will respond to you within 7-10 days.
Agree to GSTA terms and conditions. Upon approval, begin planning your event, open your fundraising site! Gold Star Teen Adventures will provide 15 Team GSTA T-shirts for every $3,000.00 raised (additional T-shirts are available at cost to event coordinators) Operation 60 teams will be given access to the Gold Star Teen Adventure razoo.com account that can be tailored for individual event advertising and fundraising Gold Star Teen Adventures will assist teams in respectfully memorializing the Fallen Service member(s) that an individual or team is raising funds for Gold Star Teen Adventures will post all Teams on the Gold Star Teen Adventure Website
Gold Star Teen Adventures will help in the promotion of events advertising on social media outlets, website, quarterly foundation newsletter and print and media coverage.
Current Operation 60 Events
Bataan Death March
Green Beret Challenge Special Ops Series
Operation 60 Proposal
GSTA Event Policy and Guidelines
Sponsor A Family
Our Fallen Heroes and their Families
Read about some of the families that are needing sponsorship for this years 2014 Summer Adventures. The Fallen Heroes shown below have all been survived by family members that will be participating in 2014 Summer Adventures sponsored by Gold Star Teen Adventures. By participating in Operation 60 you will be helping to honor our Fallen Heroes and their families.