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Darien Little League & US Soldiers

Help the kids help our troops by bringing care package items on Saturday, May 28 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.), Sunday, May 29 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.), or Monday, May 30 (12 p.m. to 3 p.m.) to McGuane Park at 225 Noroton Ave.  behind Noroton Heights Fire Dept. Early drop off can be arranged.

You may provide any soldiers’ addresses, and they will send them packages. Donations are welcome; make checks payable to Darien Little League with “Operation DLL Cares” in the memo.

According to USO websites etc, soldiers appreciate pre-paid phone cards, letters and an assortment of items from the list below.

  • Premium Roasted Coffee
  • Gatorade
  • Packs of Beef Jerky
  • Packs of Oreo Cookies
  • Packs of Planter Trail Mix
  • Candy Diplomacy Jelly Bellies
  • Chap Stick
  • Deodorant
  • Bug Repellant
  • Wet Wipes
  • Sunbock/EyeDrops
Susan Cator