O■ Staff Reports / The valley chronicle
ur soldiers need our assistance…can you help? The Pass Area Supporting Soldiers group is collecting donations until April 18 for the spring shipment of Care Boxes to military service men and women serving overseas. Items needed include food and snacks, hygiene and personal comfort items, wet wipes, facial tissue, sunscreen, shampoo, eye drops, nasal spray, foot/body powder, and entertainment items such as books, playing cards and music.
Items can be deposited in a collection box at Mt. Plaza Mail Pac & Ship, located at 43430 Florida Ave., Suite F, Valle Vista (corner of Ramona Expressway and Florida Avenue). A list of suggested items and forms to add the name of a loved one to the Care Box mailing list are available at the collection box. Please ensure you make your donations before April 18. Call Dianne Verdugo at (951) 927-1664 for more information.