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Athletics Collecting Military Care Package Items

November 3, 2011
|  Lynchburg, Va.
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This Saturday, Flames Fans have an opportunity to support our troops. Liberty Athletics and the Military Affairs office are partnering together to send care packages to our military troops that include food, practical, hygiene and recreation items.  A full list of the desired items can be found below.

Donations can be made at any of the Williams Stadium gates when entering the stadium for Liberty's Military Appreciation Day game against VMI. Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. and all gates will open at 2 p.m.

Items in High demand:
Packets of drink mixes, such as Powerade and Gatorade
Crossword Puzzles
Baby/Body/Foot Powder
Baby Wipes/Wet Wipes

Practical/Hygiene Items:
2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner
Shaving cream
Toothpaste and toothbrushes
Hand Sanitizer
Feminine products

Food Items:
Beef Jerky
Ravioli and Soup (not in cans)
Candy (non-perishable)
Sunflower Seeds
Trail mix
Snack Packs of any Kind
Granola Bars
Protein Bars

Recreational Items:
Games (travel games, handheld games)
Playing Cards

** All Items must be new and unopened or they will be discarded **