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soldier 01Please join Colchester Eye Care in celebrating Valentine’s Day by sending Valentine Care Packages to our troops to show our love and appreciation for their sacrifice. Stop in to Colchester Eye Care from Jan. 15th through Jan. 31 to drop off your donation (see list below of requested items), fill out a postcard with a nice message and we will enter your name in a drawing to win a fun tote bag with a pair of sunglasses!
Colchester Eye Care will also donate a pair of sunglasses to go in each care package!
Requested Items:
  • Candy: heat resistant, fruit breezes throat drops, twizzlers
  • Correspondence: writing paper and envelopes, pens/pencils
  • Toiletries: baby wipes, feminine hygiene products, travel size body wash, deodorant, foot powder, hand lotion, Q-Tips, disposable razors, shampoo, sunscreen, individual packets of Tylenol
  • Dental: toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, mouthwash
  • Drink: instant coffee, coffee creamer, individual size drink mixes
  • Food: instant oatmeal, ramen noodles, Cif or Balance Bars, Beef Jerkey or SlimJims, granola bars, individual crackers or cookies, pop top canned fruit, gum, sugar packets, pop top canned Ravioli, tuna kits
  • Other: batteries, bug spray in zip lock bag, duct tape, small flashlights/fans, fly strips, fly swatters, cushioned white calf high socks
  • Entertainment: playing cards, crossword puzzles, hand held electronic games, Sodoku books