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GS Cookie Program


GS Cookie Program


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Operation Taste of Home


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Troop Resources:

OTH Thank You Card

OTH Sponsorship Form

OTH Donation Spreadsheet

OTH Donation receipt

OTH Cookie Box wrap

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Questions? Contact:

Michelle Passwaters



Each year, service members all over the world and those in need of a treat on the Delmarva Peninsula receive Girl Scout Cookies, as well
as magazine vouchers through Operation Taste of Home (OTH). Customers purchase boxes or cases of cookies for service members
and community organizations as part of the community service component of the Girl Scout Cookie Program.


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Thanks to our generous customers, we have donated over 322,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies since 2003 to men and women in the
Armed Forces and to numerous charities across the peninsula! Girl Scout troops may invite customers to participate in this project by participating in the 2016 Fall Product Program or the 2017 Girl Scout Cookie Program.



Girl Scout Cookie Program

Customers may buy cookies for $4 per box, designating their purchase to Operation Taste of Home. This contribution is tax deductible.
Customers will not receive the cookies they purchase for this service project. Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay delivers cookies to military
troops and local charities. Donations still benefit Girl Scouts, as girls and troops receive full credit toward rewards and troop proceeds for all
cookies sold through the program.



Fall Product Program

Girls may take orders for $6 magazine or nut vouchers either in person or as part of their online program. Each magazine voucher is combined
with 3 others to provide free magazine vouchers that will be distributed to military personnel serving overseas. Nut vouchers will be turned into
Honey Roasted Peanuts and will be distributed to those in need through local food banks.


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In addition to the U.S. armed forces, we proudly serve charities across the Delmarva Peninsula.

(The chart below reflects charities we supported through OTH for the 2016 cookie season. We are currently updating the chart below
with 2017 information. Please check back shortly!)


Service Unit 1

St. Vincent de Paul, Outreach



Service Unit 4

St. Vincent de Paul, Outreach



Service Unit 6

Seton Center



Service Unit 7

Worcester GOLD



Service Unit 12

Dover Police Department

Local Food Banks

Salvation Army

Service Unit 13

Deep Roots at Claivaux Farms

Cornerstone Methodist Church

Our Daily Bread

Service Unit 14




Service Unit 15

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

Grace Church Backpack Program


Service Unit 18


Little Sisters of the Poor

Boys and Girls Club

Service Unit 19

Food Bank of Delaware



Service Unit 24

Ministry of Caring

Rosehill Community Center

Ezion Fair Church

Service Unit 25

Sunday Breakfast Mission

Hillcrest Bellefonte UMNC
Circle of Love Food Ministry

Presbyterian Church of the Covenant


Child, Inc.

St. Helena's Parish Social Ministry


Service Unit 27

Catholic Charities
Diocese of Wilmington

Nemours Alfred I. du Pont
Hospital for Children


Service Unit 31

Asbury United Methodist Church



Service Unit 33

Shepherd Place

Wyoming United Methodist Church


Service Unit 34

Samaritan House

Benedictine School


Service Unit 36

Rock Hall Community Food Pantry

Asbury United Mdthodist Church


Service Unit 39

Colonial School District



Service Unit 45

St. Thomas the Apostle,
St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

Corpus Christi,
St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

St. John's Food Closet


Limestone Presbyterians Food Pantry

Hockessin Community Center


Service Unit 88

Centreville UMS Food Pantry


St. Christopher's Catholic Church


Our Mother of Sorrows
Food Pantry & Backpack Program


Kent Island UMS

Safe Harbor Presbyterian Church

Sudlersville Elementary School

Service Unit 89

Eastern Shore Coalition
Against Domestic Violence



Service Unit 97




Service Unit 629

Claymont Food Bank




How you can help:

If you would like to donate to Operation Taste of Home, please send a check made payable to "GSCB" (with OTH in the memo line) and mail to:

GSCB: Operation Taste of Home
225 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark DE 19702


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