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Heroicon 2022 Is This Weekend!

Heroicon is our biggest fundraiser of the year and is coming this weekend. Heroicon is Decatur, Illinois’ first and only tabletop gaming convention! With almost 15,000 square feet of gaming space, there is ample room for board games, miniatures, RPGs, card games, open gaming and more! We are excited to announce the following details: WHAT:… Read more

Game Request Updates

We here at Games for Troops wanted to provide a quick update regarding requests that are pending. We hope to have all pending game requests (as of April 28, 2022) sent out by the end of the weekend of May 8th, 2022. We are so fortunate to be able to do so and help our… Read more

Heroicon 2022!

We are so happy to announce Heroicon 2022 registration is live and games are going to be able to be submitted on Monday, February 7th at 8:00a! Heroicon is the largest fundraiser we have here at GfT and we are so excited for it to return this year. For more information on Heroicon, visit the… Read more

Games for Troops Is Back Open!

I hope this post finds everyone well. I know things have been very quiet on our front, but we are hoping this changes immediately. The pandemic has, for us as many others, slowed down operations to a near stand-still. However, we are beginning to look at 2022 as a new year with the opportunities to… Read more

Games for Troops 2021 Elections

Games for Troops held elections for new Board Members. The current board is: Steve Sanders – PresidentScott Rueter – Vice PresidentKrystle Tempel – SecretaryZach Tindell – TreasurerJeff Wells – At Large Board Member Congratulations to all Board Members.

Giving Tuesday 2020

On this #GivingTuesday, would you consider a donation to Games for Troops? Heroicon is the biggest fundraiser for the organization and, without Heroicon, many of their orders are currently on hold until they can raise more money. Everyone involved in Games for Troops is a volunteer and 100% of your donations will go to their… Read more

Heroicon 2019

Heroicon 2019 was a great success! Thank you to all the attendees that came out and supported us at the convention. Due to your generous support, Games for Troops earned funds approaching $10,000! We cannot begin to thank you enough.

Financial Donations

Did you know you can donate financially to Games for Troops and help us fulfill our mission? All you need to do is go to our website and either donate via mail or PayPal. We will be happy to provide a tax exemption letter as well.   http://gamesfortroops.org/help/