To show our support to our Troops overseas, New Directions is collecting items that may make life more tolerable for the troops.
At each ND meeting, we’ll have a Collection Bin which will then be sent overseas via Freedom Steps in Willow Grove PA.
Thanks to MaryRose Temple for coordinating this for New Directions!
The following are suggested items for donations. You can also improvise.
SNACKS – Granola Bars, Protein Bars, Beef Jerky, Slim Jims, Gummi Bears, Swedish Fish, Peanut Butter Crackers, Tuna in a Bag, Instant Oatmeal, Hot Chocolate, Instant Coffee, Tea Bags, Drink Mixes.
ENTERTAINMENT – Sports magazines, paperback books (new or used), CDs, Cigars
MISCELLANEOUS – Headlights on a headband (made by Duracell), Small Battery-operated fans, Batteries, Inflatable pillows
PERSONAL ITEMS – eye drops (Visine), deodorant, Odor-Eaters for boots, bug repellent (Off), Sun block, shampoo – small bottles, small packs of tissues, Chap Stick with SPF, Razors & shaving gel, toothbrush and toothpaste, dental floss, mouth wash, boot laces, socks, baby wipes, nail clippers, foot powder, Q-Tips, icy-hot patches, hand warmers, foot warmers, body wash, body powder, body lotion, stationary.