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Oct 14

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Love & Comfort Shipped

On Friday, August 4, 2017 we shipped 32 boxes to our troops. They weighed a total of 913 lb., 10 oz. + 1 Medium Flat Rate box for a total postage cost of $1,412.68

We shipped in the following categories:
FOOD & EQUIPMENT:
    17 Creamer
    13 Sugar (4 lb. plastic tub)
1176 oz. *Good* Coffee
  552 K-cups
    90 Individual servings Tea
2256 Individual servings Drink Mix
    90 Microwave Meals
1219 Healthy Snacks
    22 boxes Cookies
    45 pkg. Chips
      2 pkg. Candy
      4 bottles Spices (special request)
GROOMING & HYGIENE:
    90 Go Bags
CLOTHING & FOOTWEAR:
  280 pair Flip Flops
M-W-R:
     9 Puzzle Books
        Magazines
SPECIAL PROJECTS:
     15 Cool Ties
CARDS:
Over 1200 cards!  We always need more of your words of appreciation and encouragement.  We send 5 cards in each Go Bag and top off every box with a bag of 20-30 cards. Your simple effort can brighten the day of someone far from home and family.
Thank you for making these shipments possible. Everyone doing a little makes a big difference showing our troops that a grateful nation truly cares.
Jan in IN

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