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Oct 14

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Love & Comfort Shipped on Feb. 28

On February 28 the post office picked up 26 large boxes + 1 Med. Flat Rate and 3 Lg. Flat Rate boxes with a total weight of 808 lb., 6 oz. for a total postage cost of $1236.87

We shipped in the following categories:

FOOD & EQUIPMENT:
10 Sugar (4 lb. plastic tub)
12 Creamer
1018 oz. *Good* Coffee
34 K-cups
1360 individual servings Tea
168 individual servings Hot Chocolate
154 individual servings Drink Mix
2019 individual Healthy Snacks
126 Microwave Meals
1712 individual servings Jerky
1 PB&J
66 pkg. Candy & Gum
8 Vitamins (special request)

GROOMING & HYGIENE:
59 Go Bags
60 large Hygiene Items

CLOTHING & FOOTWEAR:
58 Hooded Sweatshirts
48 Stocking Caps
122 Underclothing
15 pair Socks

BEDDING & LINEN:
3 Four Freedoms Gratitude Quilts
13 Small Quilts
4 Lapghans
75 Travel Pillows
168 Pillow Cases

M-W-R:
2 Puzzle Books
12 Pens

CARDS:
Each package contained a bag of 20-30 cards + 5 cards in each Go Bag. Over 1000 cards were shipped to let our troops know they are thought of each and every day.  PLEASE continue to write those messages so we never send a box that isn’t topped off with our messages of love letting them know that a grateful nation truly cares!

Send check donations to:
Operation Quiet Comfort
307 Palmer Lane

McCormick, SC 29835Send cards and other needed items to:
Operation Quiet Comfort
17671 13th Rd.

Plymouth, IN 46563

 

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Posted by: jlhouin@hotmail.com


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