Community Service Chair Craig Friou reports:
“The club is collecting items for care packages for veterans, primarily homeless veterans.  Please bring the following items to our Thursday morning meetings on March 19, March 26 and April 2.
1. soap
2. deodorant
3. baby/body wipes
4. lip balm / Chap-stick
5. toothbrush, toothpaste
6. hair brush
7. nail clipper
8. disposable razor
9. lotion
10. feminine products (pads/tampons)
11. first aid kits; bandages, antibiotics, etc.
12. Zip Lock - style plastic bags (such bags have many multiple uses by the homeless; keeping the above items together, important documents kept dry, etc.)
13. Bottled water
14. Gift cards to food establishments ($5 to McDonalds, etc.)
15.  Shoe boxes!
In addition, we need volunteers to stuff the care packages on April 3 (Good Friday) at 9am at Sheltering Arms.  This will be a joint project with the Seniors served by Sheltering Arms.”