A collection drive for Operation Care Package led to three area businesses agreeing to serve as year round drop off locations.
Operation Care Packages
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Monday, September 10, 2012
From 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 15, professional video specialists will record messages for the troops.
The VFW is hosting an opportunity for families, businesses and organizations to come together and record free holiday messages to the troops. From 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 15 at the VFW, professional video production specialists from Wild West Online Productions, of New Lenox, will be recording messages on a first-come-first-served basis from everyone, including Girl Scout troops, veterans, families with loved ones currently serving in the military, businesses, churches and more. Representatives from Patch and the VFW's Project Coordinator Tim Howe are slated to be on-hand to help organize the process and prepare groups to offer a meaningful message. VFW messages should be for all the Troops The VFW video messages should be general enough …