Free Military Care Package Kit

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Since Priority Mail® supplies are the packaging of choice for families and friends preparing care packages for service members overseas, the post office has created a "Mili-kit" based on the items most frequently requested by the military. This kit is available for free to military families. The contents of the kit change from time to time. Right now, each kit contains: … [Read more...]

What’s In Your Soldier’s Care Package?

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Care packages are fun to pack and fun for our soldier's to receive. I get lots of questions about what to put in a care package for deployed soldiers. Here is a list of stuff that I sent to my son in Afghanistan. Some of these items were requested and others I just sent because I wanted to. Would love to hear about what you pack in your care packages too! Afghanistan is … [Read more...]

Army Mom Brings Cheer and Gratitude to Army Outposts in Afghanistan

Operation Hooah

While her son has been deployed to Afghanistan, one Army Mom created a cause called "Operation Hooah!"  Operation Hooah! sends care packages to soldiers deployed to the Forwarding Operating Bases (FOB) in the rugged outer reaches of Afghanistan, where they have no access to facilities. Here's the cool part: for the past year, every package sent through Operation Hooah was … [Read more...]