United for the Troops – Operation Cupid

United for the Troops has a red box in the County Office Building.

Operation Cupid with United For The Troops. It starts now and we pack on January 23. All small Valentine favorites, Plenty of Valentine Cards from all ages and any items from our Wish list.


“ We support our troops serving overseas by
sending them care packages of …items they say they

    SNACKS (preferably single serve) TOILETRIES
    Pretzels (canned) Baby Wipes
    Pringles Chapstick & lipbalm
    Trail mix Eye Drops
    Chex mix (canned) Shampoo & Conditioner
    Cookies (oreo,chocolate chip, * Insect Repellant (wipes are good)*
    oatmeal raisin etc.) Disposable Razors & shaving cream
    Crackers (ritz, triscuit, saltines) Toothbrushes & toothpaste
    Granola Bars Dental Floss
    Power Bars Mouthwash
    Cereal Bars Eyeglass lense cleaning wipes
    Fruit Roll Ups Body wash (liquid) NO BAR SOAP
    Nuts (peanuts, pistachios,cashews) Kleenex (individual Size)
    Sunflower seeds Skin moisturizers
    Slim Jims Deodorant
    *Beef Jerky * Q-Tips
    Hot Chocolate Packets Nail clippers & nail files
    Tea Bags Feminine Hygiene Products
    Pop Tarts * Athletes Foot Spray or powder*
    Easy mac Laundry Detergent (individual size)
    Salsa (plastic jars or canned)
    * Icy-Hot Gel Packs*
    Tuna Fish in a pouch SUNDRIES
    Chicken in a pouch Batteries ( AAA-AA-D-C-9 volt)
    Peanut Butter (plastic jar) Tan Undershirts
    Jelly/Jam (plastic jar) Boxers (funny ones)
    Single Serve Drink Mixes ( kool-aid, crystal light, etc) Crew socks (black or white)
    Yoo-hoo /Chocolate milk (non refrigerated) Word Games
    Instant Oatmeal CD’s and or DVD’s
    Cereals (individual serve) Sports, Fashion, Computer Magazines
    Chili, Stew, Pastas (individual serve) Comics
    Candy (M&M’s, sweet tarts, etc.) Ibruprofen, Tylenol etc..
    Gum & lifesavers Calling Cards
    Single serve condiments ( ketchup, mayo,mustard, Pipe Cleaners
    salt & pepper, hot sauce etc..) ZIP-LOC BAGGIES _ ALL SIZES