Military

 
 
The First Presbyterian Church of Florence collects various items to send to the troops overseas.  The following is a list of needed items:
 
calf-length white cotton socks that wick away moisture and have lots of cushion!
 
Hand Sanitizer           
 
Hard Candy (nothing that will melt!)                      
 
CD's  and  DVD's
 
Antiperspirant                       
 
Five-hour Energy Drinks                       

Squirt Guns
 
Foot Powder                        

Trail Mix               
 
Deck of Cards
 
Mouthwash                         

Beef Jerky                        
 
Card Games
 
Toothpaste                           

Cookies                               

Hand-held Games
 
Shampoo                             

Cheese or Peanut Butter Cracker Packets                

Small Nerf Balls
 
Q-tips                            
 
Dried Fruit   
 
Pens/Pencils/Paper
 
Body Wash                            

High-Energy Snacks
 
Books/Magazines
 
Razors                                  
 
Individual Drink Packets
 
Lotion                                    

Salt/Pepper/Sugar Packets       

AA/AAA/C Batteries   
 
Anti-itch Cream                     

Granola Bars (not diet ones)
 
Mosquito Repellant Wipes       

Vienna Sausage Cans
 
Face/Body Wipes
 
Tuna and Cracker Kits
 
Chapstick                           
 
Slim Jims
 
Toothbrushes                        

Peanut Butter
 
Eye Drops                    
 
Honey
 
Cold Compresses           
 
Jelly or Jam
 

Please remember, the infantry Marines "carry their homes on their backs", so send travel-size, light-weight items whenever possible.  This list applies to the hot weather needs from May to October.