Gift Card Winners

Congratulations to this year's gift card winners!

Three lucky voters in this year's contest found it pays, in more ways than one.
to make their voices heard about what they think is best.

300USD
Kevin Culp 300USD winner
  • Kevin Culp

  • Osan AB, Korea

  • Q1: What is the best thing about your current location in the Pacific?

  • The best thing about my current location in the pacific (Osan) is the diversity and the ease of access to traveling around Korea.

  • Q2: What are you going to buy with your gift card?

  • I plan to use the gift card for upcoming PCS expenses.

200USD
David Harris 200USD winner
  • David Harris

  • Okinawa

  • Q1: What is the best thing about your current location in the Pacific?

  • The people I meet every day…. in general the people living in the Pacific are the kindest you’ll ever meet and enjoy things in life that matter such as food and fun.

  • Q2: What are you going to buy with your gift card?

  • I’m sure my daughter Isabella will help me spend it ☺

50USD
Nahira Figueroa 50USD winner
  • Nahira Figueroa

  • Guam

  • Q1: What is the best thing about your current location in the Pacific?

  • I’m loving the island life and close knit community. Guam reminds me of home and I couldn’t be more grateful for my assignment here!

  • Q2: What are you going to buy with your gift card?

  • Most likely a Mother’s Day gift that I can ship to my mom in Puerto Rico.

50USD
Dawn Smith 50USD winner
  • Dawn Smith

  • Korea

  • Q1: What is the best thing about your current location in the Pacific?

  • The Korean people are so friendly and the country is so beautiful and artistic. There are sculptures, murals and amazing architecture everywhere. Pre-Covid, it was so enjoyable to go to all the festivals that were described in Stripes Korea. Hopefully these will open up again soon.

  • Q2: What are you going to buy with your gift card?

  • Gifts for my family back in the US.

50USD
  • Chris Dybing

  • Yokosuka NB, Japan

  • Q1: What is the best thing about your current location in the Pacific?

  • Love Japan!

  • Q2: What are you going to buy with your gift card?

  • Baby stuff! This helps buy a few things for my kids.

50USD
  • Matthew Horack

  • Okinawa

  • Q1: What is the best thing about your current location in the Pacific?

  • The best thing about Japan is all the amazing food and learning about a whole new culture.

  • Q2: What are you going to buy with your gift card?

  • I am going to buy baby stuff for my baby that is on the way.