Help USA Troops Getting Ready for Comfort Box Project in April 2019; Seeks Help from Community Members

USA Troops Group at Packing Party in 2017 with Sean Lewis, WGN News reporting.

In the Spring of each year, the Hedrick family and the family of LCPL James Stack, USMC, Killed in Action, Nov 10, 2010, organize a Chicago-wide project to send comfort items to our troops overseas.

The group is called HELP USA TROOPS, and you can get more information about the group at www.helpusatroops.com

For the April 2019 campaign, HELP USA TROOPS hopes to send 1000 boxes to our troops overseas.

Here’s how you can help:

1. Purchase comfort items specifically requested by our troops overseas. See the Shopping List at: http://www.helpusatroops.com/PDF/Shopping.pdf

2. Drop the comfort items at one of the 50+ Drop Off Locations shown at: http://www.helpusatroops.com/PDF/DropOff.pdf

3. Help sort and pack the boxes at AmVets Post 66, 700 McHenry Road Wheeling, IL

a. Sorting Day: Saturday, April 6, 2018, 10:00 am until 3:00 pm

b. Packing Party: Sunday, April 7, 2018, 11:00 am until done

4. Donate the postage for a Comfort Box. These large boxes are shipped via the US Postal Service. The postage is $17.40 per box. Please donate the postage for a box at:

helpusatroops.com/donate.html

5. Send the name and APO address of a military service person deployed anywhere overseas. Please email the name and APO address to: [email protected]

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