NYM VFW, Auxilary to send soldier care packages
News | Published on November 30, 2021 at 6:49pm GMT+0000 | Author: Chad Koenen0
Military personnel serving overseas that have ties to the community, VFW Post 3289 or Auxiliary will once again be receiving a soldier care package this Christmas to show love and support for them.
A drop off for donations has been set up at Mills Lucky Strike Lanes. Donations are accepted through Dec. 1.
Care package ideas that are appreciated by service members are: sunblock, socks, lip balm, shampoo, deodorant (med. bottles), beef jerky, trail mix, granola bars, cookies, candy, single serving drink mixes, microwave foods, playing cards, puzzle books, notes of support.
Community and members are welcome to join VFW Auxiliary members assemble the care packages on Monday, December 6 at 1 p.m. at Mills Lanes. For any questions, call Karen Brasel at (218) 298-2214.