Jonesville Community Sending Troop Care Packages

By: News 10
By: News 10

The Jonesville community will once again be putting holiday care packages together for our troops.

Since 2006, they've sent 6,800 packages all over the world. This year they've adopted the U.S. Air Force 301st Fighter Wing and hope to send 700 packages. Remaining items will be given to the Veterans Home in Grand Rapids.

Below is a list of the items needed for the care packages. Donations can be dropped off at Shear Magic, located at 242 East Chicago, Jonesville, MI 49250, Tuesdays through Saturdays. Any monetary donations will be used for items not collected and to help with the shipping costs. All donations must be received by Saturday, November 23.

They will also need people to help put those packages together on Sunday, December 1st at Jonesville Middle School located on U.S. 12. Packing will start at 2pm.

Items in need:
Cards/Letters
Puzzle Books
Reading Books
New Puzzles
DVD Movies (new or gently used)
Razors
Tissue Packs
Toothbrushes
Toothpaste
Dental Floss
Chapstick
Snack-size Snacks
Fruit Snacks
Granola Bars
Peanuts
Candy
Gum
Individual Drink Mix Packs


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