Familiar with deployments, trainings and reintegration, about 100 military kids of all ages, genders and races gathered in the dining hall of Camp Widjiwagan to listen to National Guard Cpt. Tiffany Vaughan and Staff Sgt. Tre Trotter. Although different, everyone in the room shared one big thing in commonthe bond of their family’s military service.
Nine-year-old Sophia Waters came back from Operation Purple® Camp in Nashville with a few lessons for her family.
A lot of magic goes on at camps, Terry said. We see that from the photos that come in. It’s just a time for these kids to be unshouldered from the responsibilities they’re carrying at home. There are relationships that form that for some of these kids are life changing.â
Ever wondered why our Operation Purple Program was named with the color purple? Why not Operation Green? Operation Camouflage?
Operation Purple camp applications are available now. Apply today.