Operation North State (ONS) is a 501 c3 non-profit (ALL VOLUNTEER) military support services organization which currently offers thirty-eight (38) “unique” programs for North Carolina's deployed troops and veterans-in-need. In 2019, ONS will feature its 10th Annual NCCARES Christmas Box Project - utilizing NC's People, Places, Products and Pride to send 1500 NCCARES Christmas Boxes to North Carolina’s deployed troops. And, ONS' eight (8) Top Shelf Fishin' Festivals held throughout the year/throughout the state are well attended by NC's Wound Warriors / DVets and their respective caregivers. Additionally, numerous wounded warriors / DVets attend the Fishin’ Festivals from South Carolina, Georgia and Virginia. All these programs are features and overviewed at Facebook: Operation North State in the Photo Albums.