Tulsa, OK – RunGoodGear, poker’s leading apparel brand, will be proudly supporting Operation Gratitude through the RunGood Poker Series this spring season. Operation Gratitude is a 501(c)(3) that assembles and delivers custom care packages for U.S. service members. This past December, the non-profit celebrated their two-millionth assembled care package. At every final table this season, RunGoodGear will award limited edition RUNGOOD USA hats and RUNGOOD care kits for players to personalize. Care kits will be gathered and hand delivered along with funds for shipping to join awaiting care packages going out at the end of the season.

“We would not be able to fulfill our mission without the generous support of corporate partners like RunGoodGear,” said Kirsten Adams, Director of Corporate Partnerships, Operation Gratitude. “We are humbled and deeply moved by their commitment to the brave men and women serving our nation at home and abroad and know that their support will truly help make a difference.”

While supplies last, the limited edition hats will be available for $30.00 at each stop and includes a RunGood care kit to be sent out with every purchase. Each care kit contains:

1 x RunGood Poker Series Vinyl Bag, 1 x Deck of RunGoodGear Playing Cards, 1 x RunGoodGear Patches, 1 x Casino Pen, 1 x Casino Pad of Paper, 1 x Packet of Gum, 1 x Beef Jerky, 1 x Skittles, 1 x Puzzle Book, 1 x "This kit was assembled by" Card, 1 x $15 for shipping

The tour will kick-off in one month and complete before the start of the World Series of Poker.

Hard Rock Tulsa, OK February 6th – 11th

Horseshoe Council Bluffs, IA February 20th – 25th

Horseshoe Bossier City, LA March 6th – 11th

Horseshoe Tunica, MS April 3rd – 8th

Downstream Joplin, MO April 10th – 15th

Harrah’s North Kansas City, MO May 1st – 5th

For more details about the spring schedule please visit www.RunGoodPokerSeries.com.

About Operation Gratitude: Operation Gratitude, a 501(c)(3), volunteer-based organization, annually sends 250,000+ care packages to Veterans, New Recruits, First Responders, Wounded Heroes, Caregivers, and to individually named U.S. Service Members deployed overseas and their families waiting at home. Each package is filled with food, entertainment, hygiene and handmade items, as well as personal letters of support. Operation Gratitude’s mission is to lift the spirits and meet the evolving needs of the Military and First Responder communities, and provide volunteer opportunities for civilians anywhere in America to express their appreciation to all who serve our nation. Each package contains donated product valued between $50 and $100 and costs the organization $15 to assemble and ship. Since its inception in 2003, Operation Gratitude volunteers have shipped more than 2 Million Care Packages.