Saturday, May 24, 2008

DVDs for the Troops 2

With the support of the Staten Island Project Homefront (SIPH),, JerichoNet2 and Jericho4Kids launch DVDs for the Troops 2 Campaign.This is really exciting and something everyone can participate in to support troops deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. As you recall, the first DVDs for the Troops effort was a huge success. Over $3,500 was donated for the purchase 100 Jericho Season 1 DVD sets that were shipped through the SIPH to various troop units in Iraq and Afghanistan.JerichoNet2 organized a deal with and the SIPH for this specific effort. All donations or DVD purchases will be made through However, there are specific instructions due to donations being “pooled” that MUST be followed. “Pooled” donations will be used to buy DVD sets on June 17th and then shipped to SIPH. Direct DVD purchases will be shipped to the SIPH on the release date. To find out how to donate, please visit or Jericho4kids is working up something very special in support of this effort. Visit to learn more. To read blogs/articles about this effort, visit


Donations for Season 2 have been arranged through's *WISH LIST* program. All donations will be pooled and remain at Amazon and on the DVD release date of June 17th, all funds will be used to purchase DVD's and will be shipped directly to the Staten Island Project Homefront.

You can see Jericho Rangers For Our Troops's entire Wish List at:

There are two items on the wish list offering you two options for contributing:
1) Purchase a Season 2 DVD outright for $24.99.
2) Contribute to a pooled amount via donating a Gift Card in any denomination from $5 up.

Note: When choosing the Gift Card option, please use the "email gift Card" option. Here are some further instructions for a fill in form that will appear at check out:

Completing Your Gift Certificate/Card Order is Easy

1. Choose an amount between $5 and $5,000.
Amount: $10 (Specify the amount in both dollars and cents, or just in dollars.)
Quantity: 1

2. Enter "To" and "From" as you'd like them to appear on the gift certificate/card. (Optional)
To: (This can be left blank)
From: (Your screen name here)

3. What is the recipient's e-mail address?
Confirm e-mail:

4. Would you like to include a message for the recipient? (Optional)
Message: (Maximum length 300 characters -- about 30 to 40 words) Please use this space to send a message to the troops that will be receiving these DVD's.SIPH will make sure all well wishes and notes of thanks are shipped with the DVD's.

On checkout, shipping address will default to the Staten Island Project Homefront.

Thank you in advance for supporting this worthwhile project.We ask that you DO NOT donate above your means. If you would prefer to just send a note to our troops, please post here or email it to All notes will be included with the shipment to the troops. Thank you.

Additional links and information for and about this effort.

View the Pentagon's Channel coverage of the very successful Season 1 DVD's for Troops Effort

View information about the Staten Island Project Homefront

Note: If you have a loved one serving, we can arrange for them to not only be included in who receives one of the DVD's, but can be added to the frequent shipments of care packages offered and shipped by the SIPH. Please email or post here for more information.

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