Student Council’s Operation Support our Troops drive ends on Tuesday. Drop off items during conferences.

Posted by admin on November 24, 2014 under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Blythe Park Student Council is sponsoring a school wide collection for Operation Support our Troops-America (

We will KICK OFF the collection at our school Veterans’ Day program on November 11th and November 25th.

*Below is a list of items currently needed.

*Please send what you can to school during the collection dates above.

*Letters are also welcome. See guideline below.

*Our collection will be displayed in front of the office, so students and families can see how much we have collected to help our troops.

Items Needed:

  • Individual cold drink mix  packets (Gatorade, Propel, etc.)
  • Slim Jims/Jerky
  • Individually wrapped snacks
  • Granola, protein and snack bars
  • Crackers (12oz. box or less)
  • Foot Powder (20oz. or less)
  • Coffee singles or 1 lb. bags of ground coffee
  • Lotion for men (12oz. or less)
  • Non-aerosol shaving cream/deodorant (travel size)
  • Hand sanitizer (12oz. or less)
  • Toliet Paper
  • Socks (white or black athletic-no visible logos)

Please do not donate glass items, larger sizes than listed or expired items.  No prepacked boxes can be accepted.

Letter Writing Guidelines:  Address all letters to “Dear military person”.  Please do not seal the letters. The letters do not require postage and if you would like the individual that receives your letter to possibly write back, include your name and address.  Thank you for supporting our troops!!

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