Awards and Commendations

  • Guinness World Record for the largest toy drive in 24 hours (2016)
  • 6 Best Community Spirit in the Nation & Best Community Project in the State – Operation Coming Home 2010 & 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016
  • Library of Congress (4 of our Combat Veterans will be placed into the LOC for a video history) 2014
  • Guinness Book of World Records for Food Drive 2011
  • 2 US Presidential Volunteer Service Awards
  • Letter from the President of the United States for Community Service
  • Best Special Event in the State Toys For Lil Troops 2013
  • Volunteer Group of the Year for the US Marine Corps
  • Letter from US Marine Corps Commandant General Amos
  • Letter from 4th Marine Logistics Group Major General Garrett
  • Business Leader Media’s Top 50 Entrepreneurs of 2010
  • Recognition from North Carolina Governor, Senate, Congress, and Active Duty Military for USVC members
  • Best Community Service Event in the State “Hero Home Finale” for Operation Coming Home 2009 & 2011
  • Diamond Award for Best Place To Donate Your Time 2011