Boxes for the Troops

Veterans Helping Veterans!

 Donations can be dropped off at the VFW Hall located at 630 Hood Street NE,  Salem OR 97301 on Mondays from 8:30am-2:00pm.

Items Needed:
  • Microwaveable Food (mac and cheese, soups)
  • Beef Jerky
  • Powder drinks
  • Sauces (BBQ, Salsa, Soy Sauce, etc)
  • Pouches/Cans of meat, fish, chilli, stew, ravioli.
  • Nuts, Hard Candy, Granola Bars, Trail Mix, Breakfast Bars
  • Hot Drinks (coffee, tea, cocoa)
  • Handwarmers (costco)
  • Snacks (popcorn, cheese/crackers, pepperoni, cookies)
  • AT&T Prepaid Phone Cards
  • Visine, DVD’s, Current Magazines, Small Flashlights, AA & AAA Batteries
  • Games, cards, UNO, Puzzle Books, Crosswords, Etc.

The boxes cost about $12 to send, if staff would like to help with a cash donation we’d be happy to accept the help. Thank you.

The VFW will also need these items as well for our own Care Packages for the troops. So if you can possibly get two of an item we can donate to both causes.