Easter Care Packages for Troops – Community invited to make Easter cards and fill care packages for hometown deployed troops. The annual event is hosted by Prayer Angels for the Military & Newhall Church of the Nazarene. All ages are welcome. Youth groups and schools are encouraged to make cards for our local troops.
Bring a donation, if you can. Most needed items are: Individually wrapped snacks – granola bars, trail mix, cookies, nuts, Little Debbie cakes, Jerky, beef logs, crackers, plastic jars of peanut butter, jelly or jam, fruit snacks, Top Ramen (not cup-o-soups) & drink packets for water bottles. Pop-top cans of fruit & meals like Ravioli, hearty soups & chili, tuna kits & pouches, special ground coffee like Starbucks is a treat!, 3-4 blade razors, body wash, medicated foot powder, deodorant, unscented baby wipes, thick cotton crew socks (black or white), soft toilet tissue like Angel Soft or Charmin, crossword puzzles/Sudoku, pens & pencils, note pads, blank cards to write home and current magazines. Tax-deductible shipping funds are also needed.
Donation bin is always available 24/7 at the Prayer Angel main address: 21609 Oak Orchard Rd, Newhall, CA 91321. Mail checks here or donate online: www.prayerangelsforthemilitary.com. Information: Contact Suzon at (661) 799-8865 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prayer Angels for the Military, Inc. is a group of military families (Blue Star, Gold Star & veterans) working side by side with the community to support hometown troops for 14 years. Care packages are mailed monthly and annual events are hosted to honor local military, past & present.