This Veterans Day, show our soldiers how much you care, by taking part in The 12th Annual Support the Troops Care Package Drive.
Through this program, food, personal care items, fun items, and monetary donations are donated directly to any active duty service personnel from the Chippewa Valley.
Any individual or company can donate items for the care packages. A specific list of items needed can be found at the Y, Leinenkugel’s and on the Y website.
Items can be donated through Friday, November 8th at any YMCA, the Leinie Lodge, or any McDonell Area Catholic School. The care packages will then be packed and mailed by volunteers on Saturday, November 9th at the Chippewa Falls YMCA.
For more information and a list of items and forms, visit the YMCA’s website.
Sponsors of the event include The Chippewa Valley Family YMCA, the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company and Supported by McDonell Area Catholic Schools National Honor Society.