Tag Archives: US military commissaries

Overseas Military Coupon Program ~ March 2018 Update


For every package of expired coupons that I send overseas I have to make out a customs form. Yesterday the guy behind the counter at the post office happened to glance at the amount. He was really surprised at the dollar amount that these coupons can add up to. The package of coupons that I […]
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Overseas Military Coupon Program ~ February 2018


Expired coupons in the amount of $4,635.00 have been mailed to our adopted United States military base in Yokusuka, Japan on February 12, 2018. There were 3,042 coupons. Again, THANK YOU, to those who have donated coupons! This is great way to show appreciation to our military members and their families. You can learn more […]
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Overseas Military Coupon Program ~ January 2018 Update


In July of 2015, Plucking Of My Heartstrings adopted an overseas military base to send expired coupons to. Since then $69,882.95  in coupons has been sent to a Navy base in Yokusuka, Japan. The first package of expired coupons for the year (2018) was sent on January 8th. It totaled $2,961.55 and there were over […]
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Overseas Military Coupon Program ~ December 2017


In July of 2015 I decided to stop throwing away my expired coupons and send them overseas to a military base so that they could be distributed in the commissary there. In overseas military commissaries expired coupons are good six months beyond their expiration date. I created a page, Overseas Military Coupon Program, explained everything […]
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Overseas Military Coupon Program ~ June 2017 #ExpiredCoupons


THANK YOU SO MUCH to those who donated their unused/expired coupons to be mailed overseas to our adopted military base in Yokosuka, Japan.  The total that was sent on June 27, 2017 totaled $5,425.15.  It always amazes me how these bits of paper can add up to so much! I received an email from Linda […]
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