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Rep. Bellock’s Office has signed up to be a drop-off location for local residents wishing to donate items for U.S. troops serving overseas. Donations can be made weekdays at the Westmont Centre, 1 S. Cass Ave, Suite 201 in Westmont. The USO donation box is located in the hall outside Rep. BellocK’s office.
Recommended items for USO Care Packages:
Entertainment: Books, Magazines, Crossword Puzzles, iTunes Gift Cards, Headphones/Ear Buds, DVDs (Movies & TV Series), Video Games
Hygiene Items (smaller, travel size works best): Baby Wipes, Deodorant, Kleenex, Lotion, Toothpaste/Toothbrush, Shampoo, Soap, Female Hygiene Items, Shaving Cream, Razors
Food: Beef Jerky, Powdered Drink Mix, Coffee (Ground & K-Cups), Granola Bars/Protein Bars, Trail Mix/Raisins, Dry Snacks, Mixed Nuts/Peanuts, Fruit Cups
Miscellaneous Items: 3 in 1 Detergent/Fabric Softener/Dryer Sheet, Air Fresheners, International Calling Cards
What NOT to donate – Please do not donate any of the following:
· Aerosol-type containers
· Anything that will melt or spoil – shipping can take anywhere from 1-3 weeks
· Pornography, alcohol, tobacco
· Anything fragile or irreplaceable – things break and/or packages are lost or stolen
For questions or more information, please call Rep. Bellock’s Office at (630) 852-8633.