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November 9, 2009

My Turn: Troops appreciate care packages; we need postage

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You can have a yard sale, rummage sale, auction, dinner or breakfast as a fundraiser.

We were recently contacted by a peanut farm in South Carolina wanting to know how to get their products to our troops. They have been receiving many requests from the soldiers. The company will be shipping its products to us in bulk and we will pack and ship them to specific soldiers who are requesting them.

This increases our need for postage.

Thank you to all who have helped in any way to support our project and our troops.

Soldan, Burnham and Beers can be reached at 829-8627, 829-5928 or lestin@wpe.com.

Care Packages From Home's website is www.countrycomputerconnection.com/soldiersmostrequesteditems.

To write for "My turn," contact Daily Star Publisher Tanya Shalor at tshalor@thedailystar.com or 432-1000, ext. 214.

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