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Hi David Thank you once aga…
Hi David

Thank you once again for your donation to help John Spinello, the inventor of Operation, get his oral surgery. Because of people like you, he has had his first surgery and is doing well! John, his family, Peggy and I, all really appreciate it.

You may have heard that Peggy & I are making a documentary film about this adventure. We have launched an IndieGoGo campaign to raise the rest of the funds needed to finish production. We want all our Crowdrise donors to know that none of the money you helped raise for John’s surgery is being used for the film. Peggy Brown and I have $25,000 of our own money in the production and we are committed to making a non-profit film worthy of telling John’s unique and inspiring story. You can earn some great Operation themed perks and become a producer of the film here: 

We received over 1,500 email from fans of the game in support of John. Dozens of those email were from people in the medical field. Nurses, doctors and yes, even surgeons wrote to thank John for creating a game that they credited in part, for attracting them to the field of medicine. We even received a letter from a surgeon at Johns Hopkins Medical School who wrote to tell John that Operation inspired him to create a surgical device that sets off a BUZZER in the Operating room to alert the surgeon when he or she is getting too close to delicate nerves. This device has been used in nearly a million surgeries around the world!

Thank you for considering to help us tell John's story after 50 years of anonymity.

Seize the Play!

Tim & Peggy
3 years ago
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Thank you again for donating…
Thank you again for donating to our campaign for John Spinello, inventor of Operation. Although we reached our goal, John's financial needs are still great, so we've launched an additional contest. If you thought about buying an autographed Operation game over at WAIT! You could win one by joining our team and raising just $50! Here's the contest:

The first 300 people to join our team and raise $50 win a FREE Operation Game signed by inventor John Spinello.

The team member with the Highest Amount of Online Donations Wins the Grand Prize - An Operation Themed Prize Pack Valued at $300!

Once there, hit the FUNDRAISE FOR THIS CAMPAIGN button under our profile picture.

Please email us if you need help with anything.
Thanks so much.

Tim Walsh & Peggy Brown
4 years ago
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Thanks for helping Mr Spinel…
Thanks for helping Mr Spinello work towards his goal for his medical procedures. Please add him in your prayers.
4 years ago
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David Chamberlain
Benicia, CA United States
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