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Nerds Helping Nerds in Times of Need

Did you know we maintain our own radios? *Updated*

Did you know Operation Hammond maintains it’s own commercial UHF radio system? We are proud to have built it from the ground up with the help of our members, ingenuity and out of the box thinking. Our radio system is simple to use, adaptable, portable and deployable at a moments notice. Radio maintenance and communication…
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Our 6th Birthday

On this date six years ago the Operation Hammond movement was born. Little did we know the ideas we formed that morning would turn into the North America’s largest social medical aid charity. What started as a small group of people with a simple idea to provide First Aid at nerd and pop culture conventions,…
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Another Anime Con 2016 Faygo Fundraiser and More!

Another Anime Con 2016 is upon us. We will be providing world class first aid and social medical care this weekend. This marks the fourth year we have been to AAC. Our annual Faygo and Raffle baskets Fundraisers are making a triumphant return to AAC this year. Our raffle baskets this year are, Otaku Snack…
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Mid Atlantic Area info session

November 21, 2016 7-9pm, Takoma Park MD The date has been updated: Come learn more about Operation Hammond in our first Q&A session in the Mid-Atlantic area. November 21st from 7-9pm Tacoma Park MD. Come find out more about the enthusiastic, fun, yet serious team of skilled medical volunteers that provide first aid care and…
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Our Faygo Fundraiser is back!

Back by popular demand is our annual Faygo Soda Fundraiser sale at Another Anime Con 2016. Help us pick out the flavors we will be carrying for 2016! Last year we sold well over 50 cases of Faygo in just two days! This is one of our most popular fundraisers with cosplayers and soda aficionados…
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We will be at TES Fest 2016

We will be at TES Fest July 1st-4th 2016 in Piscataway, New Jersey. This event marks the third convention in a row we have done in New Jersy. TES Fest is the premier event in the NYC-Metro region for everyone (from novices to seasoned veterans) to socialize, learn new skills and simply have a good…
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HELP NAME OUR VAN! *update*

Operation Hammond has grown by leaps and bounds in the past five years. We have supported many events & conventions, meeting many interesting people within the nerd and pop culture community along the way. At many events we have gone to, we kept running into a group of fellow nerds who call themselves Nerdfit. They…
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Where to find us at AnimeNext this weekend

This weekend at AnimeNext we will have a First Aid station on the second level near main events. We will be providing 24/7 first aid care during the convention. We will also have a table in the dealers room where you can learn more about our charitable mission and how you can help or volunteer! …
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Cosplay is Not Consent!

With the summer convention season just heating up, we would like to take the time to remind everyone that Cosplay is NOT consent! It does not matter the type of nerd/geek convention whether it is Anime, Comic, SciFi etc. This is a common issue that a flicks all conventions and events no matter the size…
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Giving back to the Community EMS Week 2016

In celebration of EMS week 2016, we are proud to help EMS and First Aid groups in foreign countries. Many countries around the world aren’t as lucky as the United States in respect to our luxurious EMS infrastructure. Here at Operation Hammond, we have been following the great work of Rescue Group Volunteers (G.R.V.) in…
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