Item Collection

We collect the items listed below every year to support our Christmas for Our Troops project. There are very specific details for many of the items, so please follow those instructions. For information on drop off dates, times & locations, visit our "Projects" page or CLICK HERE




    ~~ Item List ~~
  • Packs of Ramen Noodles
  • Small packs of peanuts, sunflower seeds or other nut
  • Baby powder ~~ travel size only
  • Kleenex ~~ pocket size
  • Disposable razors
  • Drink mixes ~~ boxes of single serving packs; usually 10 or 12 to a pack
  • Packets of Hot Chocolate/Coffee
  • Slim Jims or small individual packets of jerky
  • Chewing gum
  • Hard candy ~~ No chocolate PLEASE!!
  • Decks of playing cards
  • Toothbrushes
  • Dental Floss
  • Toothpaste ~~ small travel size only
  • 2 oz bottles of hand sanitizers
  • Protein bars ~~ protein should be 10 grams or more
  • Granola bars
  • Puzzle books, thin paperback ... crosswords, sudoku, word search
  • Deodorant ~~ small travel size only
  • DVDs ~~ gently used
  • Dominos or Checkers ~~ TRAVEL SIZE games; can be gently used
  • Socks ~~ white or black, crew cut or higher
  • Chapstick
  • Homemade cards ~~ Christmas or thank-you for your service