Friday, November 5, 2010

Christmas Time is Coming...Christmas Boxes for Troops

Christmas Time is Coming...Christmas Boxes for Troops

It is time for us to start our Christmas Boxes for theTroops, We need your support!
We want to get and wrap items and send them in the boxes for the troops!

We love to celebrate Christmas with our families but MANY troops will not, so let's show a little love, kindness and support!
Let's give them a taste of home!! We need your support to help ship these boxes!  Shipping is $12.50 per box and they don't hold alot but if we can get 8 shipped out by Christmas that would be $100.00 donations needed to get them out!  Please help us, you are the kindess behind the boxes!  Thanks so much and God Bless you! 

Send to Donations via paypal CLICK HERE or directly to me at CLICK HERE

Here is a list of some of things that they need and Love!

If you feel led to help us in any way possible, we would great appreciate it! 
***We need donations of................
  1. POSTCARDS From Your State!! We want them all kinds, write a small message on the back and stick them in an envelope for us to ship in the boxes.
  2. Money For Shipping and Items we have to purchase to send
  3. Calling Cards so they can Call their friends and Loved ones at Home, A BIG LIFT To Them!!! Or Money for this and I will buy them for you.
  4. Trail Mix, Dried Fruit, Granola, Fruit Roll-Ups / Fruit By The Foot / Fruit Gummies
  6. TUNA & CHICKEN SALAD (in foil pouches, or ready-to-eat kits (no cans)
  8. Single Pkgs. of Coffee, Tea, Sports drinks, Kool-aid, etc.
  9. BABY WIPES (travel size)
  10. HAND SANITIZER (travel size)
  11. Lip balm / Chap Stick / Carmex / Blistex
  12. Baby Powder & Foot Powder (travel size)
  13. Shoe Insole Cushions (gel kind is best)
  14. Tylenol, Motrin, Advil or Aspirin Packets
  15. Eye Drops (i.e. Visine)
  16. Nasal Spray
  17. stress relief balls
  18. Soft Toliet Paper
  19. Thick Long Socks
  20. Newspapers, Magazines
  21. Handheld Games 
  22. Nail files / Emery Boards / Nail Clippers
  23. Vitamins (multi-vitamins are always needed!)
  24. Pens & mechanical pencils, small note pads
  25. Stationery & Envelopes; blank cards to send home
  26. Game Books: (Crossword Puzzles / Word Search Books / Math Puzzle books / MAD LIBS / Logic Problems / Sudoku)
  27. Yo-Yo's, Dominoes, Playing Cards (new), Poker Chips & Mats, Dice
  28. Cough Drops
  29. Pm Sleep Medicine
  30. Soft Carmel popcorn
  31. Rice Krispie Treats *Made with
    (I make them up with margarine not real butter and put then in gallon zip lock bags about a 1 to 1 ½ inches thick) it conforms to the shapes in the boxes and the can eat the packing to)

Christmas Stockings Full of Hard Candy, gifts etc, NO Chocolate, will melt!! :(
Toilet Paper
    razors, sunscreen
    Batteries: AA, D
    Air fresheners ( stick-ups, F'breeze.)
    Canned air to blow dust out of electronics
    Stress relief squeeze balls
    Sewing kit
    VitaminsIcy/hot patches
    Air activated heat wraps for sore muscles
    Zip-lock bags
    So many items to choose from!! 
    Remember it is $12.50 per box and not much goes into a USPS Special Rate Box!!
    Thanks and God bless You!!

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