Shoeboxes for Soldiers


Healthcare: Body lotion, Toothbrush, Tooth paste, Contact-Lens Saline Solution, Band-Aids, Surgical tape, Gauze, Tylenol, Tums, Allergy/cold medicine, Gold Bond foot powder, Lotriman Ultra, baby wipes, sun block, Chapstick, Deodorant, Razors, Eye-Drops, Ben Gay, Icy Hot, Q-tips (Also consider putting together a supply box for a female soldier) NO GLASS OR AEROSOL PER POSTAL REGULATIONS

Snacks: Beef jerky, Dried-fruit, Pop-Tarts, Hard Candy, Mixed Nuts, Granola Bars, Fruit Roll-ups, Ramen noodles, Tuna in a pouch, Gum, Mints, Powdered Drink Mixes, Nonperishable food items. NO GLASS, HOMEMADE ITEMS OR PORK PRODUCTS PER CUSTOMS REGULATIONS

Morale and Supply: AA and AAA batteries, Board Games, Word-Search Books, Sudoku Puzzles, CD’s, DVD’s,

Pens and Pencils, Handheld Games, Duct tape, Electrical tape, Super glue, Flip-flops, White socks, Army-green socks, Hats, Gloves and Blankets

Include a “Thank You” card in the box. A personal letter or simple thank you card is a great way to let our troops know we are thinking about them and appreciate their service.

Deliver the “fully loaded,” unsealed Priority Mail boxes to any Family Pharmacy location. Our team of volunteers will catalog the contents of each box and fill out the appropriate customs forms – then seal your box and send it on.

Thanks to our Sponsors:

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