GIFTS/PACKAGES FOR THE TROOPS LIST

 

Items should be left at the Lanesboro American Legion upstairs in the Club Room marked "FOR TROOPS".

  • NO AEROSOLS of any kind

  • NO used items

  • NO outdated items

  • NO giant size items

Items always welcomed are dice, cards, puzzle books, CD's and batteries

 

FOOD AND SNACKS

  • Coffee

  • Domino sugar bags

  • Splenda and Equal

  • Coffee Mate

  • Lipton Tea 2 Go or Crystal Light in tubes

  • Ramen Noodles (chicken preferred)

  • Beef Jerky

  • Slim Jims

  • Trail Mix

  • Power Bars

  • Cashews and Fancy Nuts

  • Microwave popcorn

  • Mac and Cheese

  • Tuna Meals (in packs or cans)

  • Protein Bar (low fat and low cal)

  • Jelly Beans

  • Candy

  • Bubble Gum

  • Crackers (Ritz, Triscuits, etc)

  • Cookies

  • Pringles

  • Goldfish

 

PERSONAL  CARE ITEMS

  • Baby Powder (corn starch, non-scented)

  • Disposable Razors

  • Vaseline Lip Balm

  • Vaseline Lotions

  • Food Powder, Anti-fungal *Non Aerosols

  • Q-tips

  • Baby Wipes

  • Band-Aids

  • Hand Lotion

  • Advil

  • Tylenol

  • Sunscreen (non-greasy please)

  • Bug repellant

  • Tissues in packs

  • Toothpaste

  • Tooth Brushes

  • Small shaving gel *NO Aerosols

FOR FEMALE SOLDIERS

  • Kotex Ultra-thin Maxi Pads w/Wings

  • Facial Cleansers

  • Liquid Body Soap

  • Feminine Body Wash

  • Hair Ties (black, brown, tan)

  • Body Lotion

  • Disposable Razors or replacements blades to some of the commonly sold razors

  • Shaving Cream *Gel only

  • Nair

  • Deodorant

  • Sports bras

  • Hair pins

  • Manicure sets (nail clippers, nail files, cuticle clippers, etc)

  • Toothpaste

  • Mouthwash

  • Toothbrushes

  • Floss

  • Female magazines

  • Crystal Light (Peach Tea)

OTHER

  • Xbox 360 games (new or excellent conditions)

  • Disposable video cameras

  • Disposable regular cameras

  • Dry Erase Markers for the hospitals

  • Sharpies (any colors)

  • Small Flashlights

  • Magazines *No Politics

  • AA and AAA batteries

  • White Athletic Socks

  • Loose fitting Lounge Pants or Shorts

  • Books on CDs for visually impaired in hospital

  • Music CDs

  • DVDs

  • Playing cards

  • Small electronic games

  • Sodoku games and paperbacks

 

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