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Stockings From Santa for Our Troops

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 60 County St Norwalk CT 06851  See map

SUPPORT OUR MEN AND WOMEN FOR THE HOLIDAYS


Suggested goodies and needs


Canned Items Canned fruit Soup packs; pop-top Peanut butter / Jelly Sardines Chicken spreads, ham spreads etc. Tuna and/or packs (tuna in pouches are best)


Ground Coffee Hot Chocolate Instant Cappuccino Coffee creamer  Instant coffee Tea bags


Condiments


Microwavable Foods


Toiletries (for men and women)


Snacking Foods


Suggested Clothing


Hats, bandanna; Socks – white for PT; black for everyday wear with uniform


Men’s T-shirts and underwear (all sizes) BROWN or GREEN colors for the T-SHIRT if possible. Proper issued military t-shirts can also be acquired at Army Surplus stores. Personal Hygiene items


Women’s sports bras and panties, personal hygiene items. Hats, bandanna; Socks – white for PT; black for everyday wear with uniform


Suggested Fun Time Materials


Balls: soccer ball, baseballs, basketballs, volley ball sets, football Batteries: AA- C -D -9 volt Beanie Babies or stuffed animals (new please) Board Games Playing Cards CD Player with CDs / send batteries Dart Board with darts Disposable cameras DVDs (you can tape from television too) Electronic/Battery Hand held games (include batteries) Frisbee


Greeting Cards they can send back home (variety)


Mag flashlight bulbs,


Mailing Envelopes (no stamps) / Pens with Stationary


Magazines (all kinds)


Mini Hand-held Fan or Water Misty fan Nerf Balls Packaged Poker Sets Plastic bowls, spoons, forks, knives


PlayStation with games Puzzle Books/Word Find Books


Sewing Kits Small flash light for reading at night


Water guns X-Box with games Yo-Yo’s


Zip Lock Bags & Plastic lock containers for sealing leftovers and personal items


What cannot be sent:


Pork products, alcohol, pornographic materials, liquid hand sanitizer, or aerosol cans (they may explode). Do not send products in glass containers (unless they are bubble-wrapped a few times. Package all food items that may leak in zip-lock bags. Put all liquid items in a zip-lock bag. Due to the extreme heat, chocolate is not mailed during the summer months.


Bring a greeting card or two, a letter of support from your child(no names needed as they will be distributed amongst the entire troop) small Christmas and Hanukkha decorations, Christmas/Hanukkha cookies/candies


Monetary donations also accepted to add items needed.


For more information please contact: Joanne Romano @ 203-554-6071

Joanne Romano November 30, 2012 at 01:21 AM
Please think of our men and women serving our country this holiday season and drop off an item or two on Saturday atthe American Legion 60 County Street, Downstairs from 1-5PM

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