May is Troop Appreciation Month | America Supporting Americans-ASA

Event Details

The Veteran Collaborative of Ventura County is featuring the Greater Conejo Valley ASA, America Supporting Americans, an organization that sends care packages to our beloved troops. The Collaborative asks your support in bringing items to donate to the upcoming Thursday, May 9th meeting. 

Meetings held the second Thursday of the month at National University.

1000 Town Center Drive, 5th floor, Suite 5 | Oxnard, California

Networking 9 – 9:30 a.m. | Meeting 9:30 – 11 a.m.

Below are items the troops often request, but they say “Send anything! We just want to know that the folks back home remember us and appreciate our service!”

  • Non-food items:  Bug spray, baby wipes, hand sanitizer, athletic socks, lip balm, cotton swaps, toothpaste, small toiletries (e.g. shampoo), puzzles/activity books, DVDs, pipe cleaners, sunscreen, razors, shaving cream, eye drops
  • Snacks:  power bars, dried fruit, raisins, nuts, gum, candy, jerky, trail mix
  • Drinks:  coffee packets, tea, flavored drink packets
  • Meals:  Top Ramen, cups o’ soup, stew, oatmeal, applesauce, fruit cups, tuna

ALSO, do you have a source for large quantities of Girl Scout cookies, candy, or individual size packs of snack? If so, please bring as many as you can, or perhaps connect us with your source!

Please direct any questions to: Lisa DiMolfetto, President, ASA-GCVC at (805) 410-2677 or Jim Sumner at 805-377-3322.

Ventura County Veteran Services The County Veteran Services Office (CVSO) operates the Veteran Collaborative of Ventura County providing services to veterans, military personnel, and their families though team work, efficient & effective partnerships and use of technology to create a more safe, healthy, and self-reliant community. Our mission is to connect veterans and their families to earned benefits and services.

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