Deployment Boxes

Here are some suggestions of things you can send in Care Packages

Not just to Iraq and Afghanistan you can send them wherever your man may go…

Toiletries
Baby Wipes
Sunscreen
Insect Repellent
Plasters in various sizes
Cotton Balls
Cotton Swabs
Asprin/Ibuprophen
Vitamins
Shampoo/Conditioner
Soap
Hand Sanitizer
Toothpaste
Tooth brushes
Mouthwash
Hand & Body Lotion
Pro Plus Tablets
Deodorant – No Aerosols
Baby Powder
Foot Powder
Shaving Cream/Gel
Lip Balm
Eye Drops
Comb
Aftershave Lotion
Body Wash
Sunblock
Eyeglass Cleaner Wipes
Toilet Paper
Chapstick

Hard Boiled Sweets
Homemade Cookies (Vacuum Sealed)
Noodles & Pot noodles
Pringles
Canned Corned Beef
Canned Tuna
Peanut Butter
Power Bars
Instant Oatmeal
Popped Popcorn
Dried Fruit
Nuts
Processed Cheese and Crackers
Hard Candy
Lollipops & Marshmellows
Instant Coffee
Hot Cocoa
Tea Bags
Sugar Packets
Powdered Creamer
Iced Tea Mix
Lemonade Mix
Bottled Water
Gobstoppers
Lunchables (Ones not needing refrigeration)
Chocolate Dipped Pretzels
Bubble gum
Pretzel twists or sticks
Rice Krispie Treats
Individual Serving Applesauce
Individual cans of fruit
Raisins
Banana Chips
Dried Fruit
Cup a Soup
Individual Boxes of Cereal
Bowl Appetite Dinners
Cereal Bars
Pop Tarts
Soup Mixes that just need water added
Pasta Anytime Dinners
Microwavable pastas
Brownies
Nacho Chips
Salsa

Misc.

Disposable Cameras
Cigarettes
AA Batteries
Prepaid Phone Cards
Small One Cup Coffee Maker
UK flags
Hand/foot warmers
Wooden clothes pins
Pictures
Holiday Decorations
Boot Polish (black)
Napkins
Pocket Hand Warmers
Magnetic Photo Frames
Personal Fan
Battery Operated Small Alarm Clock
iPods

Long Johns
Black Bandanas
t-shirts
underwear
Black Cotton Boot Socks
Sachets
Glade Stick-Ups
Fluffly Blanket
Sheet Set
Fluffy Towel
Small bottle of Febreeze
Small Battery Operated Reading Light
Small Sewing Kit
Stain Remover Gel or Stick
Stress Ball

Stationery

Clear Packing Tape
Pens (black ink)
Calendars
Stamps
Writing Paper
Envelopes
Postcards
Puzzle Postcards Blank Greeting Cards w/envelopes
Pencils
Magnetic Calendar

Entertainment

Word Search Puzzle Books
Coloring books/crayons Bubbles to blow, Football, bat Ping pong paddles w/ ball attached Find-A-Word Puzzles
Crossword Puzzles
Magazines
Slinky
Pavement Chalk
Newspapers
Paperback Books
Comic Books
Playing Cards
Travel Edition Games
Puzzles
CD/Tape of Favorite Songs
Spray Gun
Handheld Electronic Games
Silly Putty
Yo-Yo
Silly Keychain
Cheez-It Crackers
Sunflower Seeds