Packages from Home


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Submitted: Fri, 12/14/2012 - 2:07am
Updated: Sat, 12/15/2012 - 9:27pm
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Christmas is just around the corner and our troops overseas could really use some holiday cheer. WWAY has teamed up with the Big Talker FM to Step Up For Soldiers and collect simple items to ship to military women and men stationed overseas.    

WWAY is accepting donations and is located at 615 N Front St. For more drop-off locations visit The Big Talker. Donations are being accepted until mid-January.

For more information please visit http://www.stepupforsoldiers.org/about.html

 

List of Suggested Items:

Baby Wipes
Phone Cards
Magazines
Books
Movies
Hand Warmers
Foot Warmers
Tooth Brushes
Mouthwash
Febreeze
Body Wash
Body Spray
Pringles
Crackers
Cookies
Beef Jerkey
Hard Candies
Comic Books
Travel Size Games (chess, checkers)
Deck of Cards
Memory Cards (i.e. PSP’s)
Memory Sticks
 

Suntan Lotion
Non Carbonated Drinks (Propel)
Underwear
Pictures From Home
Thumb Tack (to hang the pictures)
Blue and Black Pens
Notebooks
Envelopes
Fly Paper (some areas where the soldiers live have lots of flies)
A multi-tool or really good folding knife
Sun Glasses
Digital or Disposable Cameras
Travel Size Packets of Laundry Detergent
Powdered Drinks, (Gatorade, kool-aid, lemonade )
Blank Writable CD’s
Crossword Puzzles, Word Searches, Soduku

 

 

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