2019 Operation Cookie Drop

By Dana Thornbury DLA Land and Maritime Public Affairs

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The Defense Supply Center Columbus Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s 2019 Operation Cookie Drop distributed nearly 850 cases of cookies donated by the Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland to nearly 6,000 service members from 35 units (platoon, company, battalion and brigade level) in Central Ohio. 

Three Girl Scouts and two military members stand in front of truck filled with cookies
Operation Cookie Drop
DSCC MWR's 2019 Operation Cookie Drop distributed nearly 850 cases of cookies donated by the Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland to nearly 6,000 service members from 35 units in Central Ohio.
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The event was held at MWR’s Outdoor Rental Center May 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

The service members receiving cookies were from the DSCC Installation, Columbus, Dayton, Chillicothe, Canton, Mansfield, Sharonville and Trenton, Ohio. 

During Operation Cookie Drop, the units were provided with an overview of the services available through DSCC MWR to include Family Programs, ITR, Outdoor Recreation, Golf Course, Child Development Center, Fitness Center and Swimming Pool.

Units with morning appointments were introduced to members of Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland.

Service members present at the event were afforded the opportunity to thank the Girl Scouts directly for the cookies.