The items listed below are always gratefully accepted to be included in packages mailed monthly throughout the year and for our big holiday drive. Donations can be delivered:
34 Capron Street
Uxbridge MA 01569
Cash donations are also gratefully accepted to help cover shipping costs and bulk purchases of in-demand items. Checks may be made payable to Uxbridge Supports Our Troops or USOT.
- AAA Batteries or AA Batteries
- Lip Balm
- CDs and DVDs (can be played on computers)
- Small Games
- Baby Wipes
- Hard Candy
- Candy-Coated Gum
- Cookies and Snacks (cheese and crackers, granola bars, jerky, pringles, nuts, sunflower seeds, tuna packets, etc.)
- New England Sports Memorabilia
- Hand-Held Games
- Playing Cards
- ITunes Gift Cards
- Amazon Gift Cards
- Books and Magazines
Here are some tips and lessons that we’ve learned along the way:
- We cannot send anything in aerosol cans. This includes spray deodorant, shaving cream, etc.
- CDs and DVDs are popular because they can be used with a computer.
- We cannot accept any homemade snacks, candy or baked goods.
- Remember that service persons are from many different races, creeds, and backgrounds. Potentially offensive or controversial items cannot be shipped.
- Only current and appropriate magazines will be accepted.