Toiletries, comfort food, and even Christmas cards were included- all of it donated by the community.
Travis Ray of the US Army describes his personal experience of getting these care packages overseas. Ray said, "You receive packages from people that you just never imagine so it means a lot when you read their letters and read their notes - a lot of words of inspriation."
Kimberly Joines, a Blue Star Mother, said, "This is like a piece of home and it represents family."
Blue Star Mothers will be shipping the boxes by December 2nd so that the troops can receive their gifts before Christmas.
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