Delivering the spirit of Christmas to military families
– one Christmas Tree at a time.
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"Thank you for kindness. I look forward to celebrating this holiday season with my son, and will think of our troops, and offer up a prayer of gratitude each time I look at our tree. Merry Christmas and God Bless you."
- Cheryl

"I would like to thank you for the wonderful gift we receive every year through this amazing program. We are extremely grateful to have a beautiful Christmas tree to place presents under. Thank you for all the love, support, and donations to every and all forms of military personnel."
- Ally

"We thank you all for your kindness and generosity. The tree we picked out is PERFECT for our home and we love it very much."
- Don, Tami and Donald

"On behalf of my family & myself we would like to say thank you for our tree. It is a tradition in our family to have a real tree. We received our tree prior to my husband returning from Iraq. We have a few special ornaments we always hang as a family & were so thankful to have him return prior to Christmas to be able to hang on our tree. Thank you again for supporting not only our family but all military families."
- Autenrieth Family

"I am deployed to Joint Base Balad, Iraq and I would like to give you all a Big Thank you for this Christmas tree that we got from you. Please let everyone in your areas know that I appreciate the tree and am ever grateful for what you have done to make my Christmas season better. I will never forget this and just want everyone to know that. May God bless you and your families."
- TSgt Kemp

"I'm from the USO on Joint Base Balad in Iraq. Every person who has seen the tree has been pleasantly surprised and exclaimed, "How'd they even get this over here?" It means a lot out here to see some normal Christmas-time cheer. We couldn't have done it without your help. We want to thank you for your generosity to provide these trees. We're lucky to get it, because many troops come through, and they're from all over the Theaters of Iraq and Afghanistan. It's always a nice surprise for them."
- Erin

"We just wanted to express a heartfelt thank you to those who selflessly gave of their time and money to make this tree possible for our family. It brings a glimpse of joy in the absence of our Hero, father, husband & friend. As well as a tear to our eyes because of the generosity of someone unknown to us who is willing to give for the joy of another."
- Adee & The Boys

"Thank you so much for providing such a kind and thoughtful gift for military families. Your giving has helped us bring a beautiful part of the Christmas spirit into our home. Thank you again!"
- Jason & Liz

"My husband is currently serving in Afghanistan and I knew that the holidays were going to be especially hard on me and my two children. All of our Christmas things including our tree are in storage, so I thought we weren't going to be able to have a tree or any decorations this year. When I found out about trees for troops I couldn't have been more excited because now our holiday will be just a little bit brighter because your generosity."
- Sara

"Thank you so much for your generosity! We did not expect this wonderful gift. Thank you to all that donate to this foundation! We are very pleased with the tree! Our five kids enjoyed decorating the tree! It is a great addition to our front living this time of year! We cannot express how much this helped us out! Thank you so much again!!!"
- Dudley Family

"Thank you for the beautiful tree! It makes me smile every time I walk by it. It is so nice to know that there are good people out there that care!”
- Heidi

"We loved our tree we received this year! It was a great experience and really made getting our tree very special. We appreciate the donation and having truly made our Christmas memorable. Thank you for your generosity."
- Carlsson Family

"We would like to express our gratitude for the Christmas trees provided to us from "Trees for Troops." Your generosity was greatly appreciated and spread holiday cheer amongst the Soldiers and their families during this past Holiday Season. Thank you again!"
- The 368th Seaport Operations Company

"We are so grateful!!! And blessed Because of the Christmas tree we were given, we were able to have a Christmas for our kids. This was the first year having a Christmas without having family nearby. Thanks to you and our family and friends back in California it was good."
- Allen Family

"We got our tree from Ft. Story and could not have been happier with it! It was a beautiful tree even before we got it decorated. It was so nice to be able to have a tree in our home for Christmas this year. We are so appreciative to those who donated the trees and made the program possible. It really helped to make our holiday season bright!"
- Ben and Sandra

"Thank you for truly living up to the meaning of Christmas. You've given more then you'll know; especially hope! May you continue blessing others with your kind generosity."
- Irene & Eric

"I wanted to thank each and every one of you for donating these wonderful trees to us. I got it home and when I cut it loose it popped open and was absolutely beautiful. I appreciate what you all do, and thank you so much for remembering us. It's an amazing feeling when you come home and have this much support. Thank you for making our Christmas magical."
- Kevin

"Thank you for the tree - it looks and smells wonderful in my house. It is my baby's first Christmas this year and she loves to look at the tree all decorated and flashing. I couldn't have asked for a better tree. Thank you again!"
- Ms. Fury

"This is our first year to have a live tree. We received the tree when I was 38 weeks pregnant and our baby girl arrived shortly after. We feel so blessed to share this amazingly beautiful tree with her on her first Christmas. Thank you so much for thinking of us during this holiday season. This was such a wonderful gesture of your support for our troops and we are most grateful!"
- Friend Family

"We are really grateful to have been given a Christmas Tree this year from Trees For Troops. It is so nice to see so many supporting the military. It really means more to us because it was given by those who have a kind heart and realize the sacrifice made by the military. Thanks so much for this wonderful cause!"
- Noel Family

"Thanks to everyone who worked to make Trees For Troops a success again this year. The families of the 52nd Ordnance Group/Brigade at Fort Campbell sincerely appreciate the generosity of all who contributed financially and by dedicating their time and effort to this program."
- Suzanna

"Thank you for all the generosity from your organization, all the wonderful tree farmers, and the kind people who support your organization. Thank you and Merry Christmas!"
- Debelius Family
2019 Donors
We would like to recognize the many individuals, businesses and organizations who have made contributions to the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation to help make the Trees for Troops program possible. The following is our best attempt at a list of contributors who donated as of March 2020. Thank you to everyone who contributed their time, talents and resources to this effort. we apologize in advance if we have overlooked anyone. Please let us know of any errors by contacting us at 800/965-1653 or info@christmasspiritfoundation.org.

INDUSTRY SPONSOR
Christmas Tree Promotion Board's
It's Christmas. Keep It Real. 

Corporate Sponsors
Josh Cellars
First Energy Foundation
Tree Nest
JM Family Enterprises INC.

Commander

Contributions of $2,000 and above
Armstrong Wealth Management
Callas J. Alexander 
Cerbo's Parsippany Greenhouses
Dull's Tree Farm
Geissler Tree Farms Inc.
Harry and Juanita Peckham
Homestead Gardens, Inc
Knights of Columbus Council #7445
Mahoney's Garden Centers
Patrons of Richardson Christmas Trees LLC and Richardson's Adventure Farm
Yenser's Tree Farm
Wood Mountain Christmas Trees

Master Sergeant
Contributions of $1,500 through $1,999
Battaglia Ranch Christmas Trees
Darling's Tree Farm
English Gardens
Maine Christmas Tree Growers Association
White Family Christmas Tree Farm

Sergeant
Contributions of $750 through $1,500

Barbara Beck-Wilczek & William Wilczek

Beck Tree Farms

Bustard's Christmas Trees

Christmas Ranch Tree Farm

Grandma's Gardens

It's A New Life! Coffee & Cafe

Kenny's Trees

Medina Christmas Tree Farms

Samantha Muchka

RE Munich

Peacock Road Tree Farm LLC

Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club

Heather Ridout

Santa's Christmas Tree Forest Inc.

Schroeder's Forevergreens

Strathmeyer Christmas Trees

Sugargrove Tree Farm

The David & Camille Abbruzzese Family Fund

The Fir Farm


Corporal
Contributions of $250 through $749

7 G's Christmas Tree Farm

American Legion Auxiliary 311

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 242, Dist 7

Badger Firs

Bennett's Best Christmas Trees & Pumpkins

Bob's Trees

Boone County Farm Bureau Inc

Candy Cane Christmas Tree Farm

Kevin and Debbie Cassidy

Chub Lake Tree Farm

Country Pine Farms

Curry Farms Inc.

Colby Deao

Donaldson's Greenhouse and Nursery

Evergreen Farms Christmas Trees

Finestkind Tree Farms

Fish River Trees

Geissler Tree Farms Inc.

Grady Tree Farm, LLC

Greenbriar Creek Farm

Hill of Beans

Linda Ingram

Lee's Trees

Luke Bussard And Natalie Blais - The Blaise-Bussard Family Fdn

Scott Lund & Family
Tim & Nancy Kopp, Kopp Forest Products

Catherine Meacham, Christmas Trees Magazine
Middleburg United Methodist Church

Elizabeth Nerich

Noel's Tree Farm

Omni Life Science, Inc.

Park Burger 

Pinestead Tree Farms
Piney Acres Farm

Rebecca Balvich

Catherine Ruhling

Sambol's Tree Farm 

Shale Hills Farm

Kathleen M. Snyder

The Rocks Christmas Tree Farm

The Waynesville Area Chamber of Commerce

Tomasula Anthony 

Tower Family Tree Farm

Wahmhoff Farms
Kaleigh Wells

Wisconsin Christmas Tree Producers Association 

Private
Contributions of $100 through $249

4 C Tree Farm

Alfeldt Brothers Farm LLC

American Legion Altenthal-Joerns Post 158

American Legion Auxiliary Post 615

Aplle Hill Campground

Belmont Community Ruritan Club

Bethlehem Elementary School

Bustard's Christmas Trees

Clearview Family Tree Farm

Katherine Curreri

Days Of Creation Christmas Tree Farm

Dun Roamin Christmas Tree Farm LLC
Egolf Christmas Trees Inc.

Charlotte Faris

First United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church Veteran Outreach Ministry

Carol Fus
Greenwood Christmas Tree Farm

Hague's Christmas Trees

Hansen Laurie 

Heritage Valley Tree Farm LLC

Holiday Creek Tree Farm

Honey Creek Timbers

John Blasz Trees

Ernst W. Kohn

Kristen Blackburn 

Paul Lister

Loncosky Ardell 

Steve & Sandra Mannhard

Evergreen Farm Matthes

McConnell's Nursery

Maureen McGilvreay

Meier's Horse Shoe Pines

Bob & Julie Mervis

Moore Tree Farm LLC
Millbrook Tree Farm

Michelle Moren-Grey

Muehlke Family Tree Farm

Annemarie Murphy

Julie Nagode

Newby's Evergreen Farms

Lois & Eugene Nicandri

North Shore Queen Marine Corps League Auxilary

Cheryl & Kenneth Peters

Pine Valley Christmas Trees, LLC

Cheryl Reed

Rolling Hills Tree Farm

Santa's Woods

Kirk Shaw

Tina Sochacki

Tracy & Sherry Sorrells

Spilker's Pineridge Tree Farm

St Joe Christmas Tree Farm
Strongsville Women's League

Sun Valley Christmas Trees, LLC

Trees By Wallace

Charles Triphahn

Upper Valley Tree Farm

VFW Auxillary Lomita Hall Post 1622

Scott Werstlein

Whitehouse Christmas Tree Farm

Windswept Mountains View Christmas Tree Farm

Windy Meadow Tree Farm

Geoff Wright
Yakey Tree Farm




    
Recruit
Contributions of $99 and under

Aldrich Tree Farm

All Western Evergreen Nursery & Christmas Tree Farm

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 833

Andrew Austin

Beech Hill Automotive

Brandon & Patricia Aro 

Mr. and Mrs. Scott Brockway
Chelsey Burke

Tina Butler

By Angie Photography 

Melissa Caples

Carl & Marion Carlson

Annette Cassano

James Champoux

Christopher Brink 

Cinnamon Tree Farm

Jason Clark

Michael Cluchey

Lauren Como

Nancy Como

Country Conifers
Cottrell's Christmas Trees

Dwayne Desisto

Susan & John Doherty

Vicki Donatell

Ellen M. Eshchuk

Caitlin Farrell

Debora Ferrante

Judith Fossett

Marie Furlong

William & Kelli Gearhart

Morgan Goodwin

Kimberly Gordon

James Gray

Andrew & Amy Hall

Haute Media Network

Taylor Hazard

Colleen Healy

Heather Alexandra 

Kathryn & Edgar Heselbarth

Sheri Hill

Bequi Hilt

Margaret Hocking

Traci Holt

Jennifer Aitken  

Jessi Casara Photography

Jon & Darlene Arneson 

Jeanne M. Jones

Ken & Mary Joyner

Monica Kelley

Michael J. Kodey

Renee Korkemaz

Sandy Krudop

Rebecca Leahy

Theresa Lehigh

Pat Leiendecker

Lost River Valley Camp Ground

Kathleen Lowery

Charles Luke

Coleen & Fred Mansmith

David & Kimberly Matthes

Christine Maynard

Charles McMahon

Keegan & Robert McWhorter

Jaclyn Meier

Melissa Bull

Ashley & Justin Mercer

Shelby Metcalf

Roger & Margaret Metras

Corky Miller

Kenneth Miller

Jen Mills

Felicia Moreno

April Neubauer

Debra Neville

David & Simone Normand

Karina Nunez

Ann & Tim O’Connor

Nicole O'Meara

Caitlin O'Neill

Kristen Orsini

Janet Paluh

Pamela Ammiano  

Jan Parmelee

Robert Pasquarella

Paxton Greens

Anderson Payton

Ron Pereira

Martha Peterman

Photography LI 

Photography Perpetual Reflections 

Photos By LuLu LLC

Erica Posadas

Prettyboy Run Farms

Prickett's Barber & Tanning Salon

Kevin Raczkiewicz

Roberts Family Tree Farm, LLC

Kelly Roberts

Schauwecker Stephanie & Nathanial 

Chenay Schroeder

Pamela Shustha

Patricia Smith

Rosalyn Sovie 

St. Joe Christmas Tree Farm

Jacob & Rachel Stefanko

Lana Stewart

Sara Stewart

Carole Stubbe

Stubbs-Corner Funeral Home

David & Joanna Suravitch

Susan Benesch

Susan Gugoff & John Pearl

Swanson's Evergreen Nursery

Jesse & Carrie Swetlik

Veronica Taylor-Pepin

The Artist House Salon

The Christmas Tree Farm

The Coffee Pot Restaurant

Carol Thibeault

Bac Tran

Valley Star Farm

Harriet Van Metre

Garrett Vanasse

Hannah Vasko

Veteran of Foreign Wars Auxiliary Post 7402

TJ Vincent

Michael Walczyk

Walnut Grove Tree Farm

Brandon & Brenda Weaver

Wellens Tree Farm

Woody Acres

Susan M. Wright

Diane Wyatt

Christine Young-Rineer

S. Younkins - Girardi

Robert Zalenas

Katherine Zink