Supporting Our Troops
AV Blue Star Mothers, Inc.
P.O. Box 4667, Lancaster, CA 93539
Telephone: 661.794.8853 avbluestarmothers.com
People often ask us how they can help the Blue Star Mothers support our troops. You as an individual, or your club,
team, troop, church or other organization are encouraged to show your support by helping us gather items for care
packages for the troops. Below is a list of suggested items to donate which can be dropped off at the listed locations.
Blue Star Mothers will organize, pack and ship donated items to our troops.
Thank you for joining AV Blue Star Mothers in supporting our troops.
Care Packages for the Troops We also gratefully accept cash donations
that help with the $11.95 cost of shipping
Examples of items needed
(Please no open or previously used items) each package. Checks can be sent to AV
Food and Snacks Blue Star Mothers at the address above.
Beef Jerky, Jerky Sticks, Slim Jims
Cookies, chips, cereal, candy, gum mints, We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit Corporation and all
donations are tax deductible. Use of name, logos, etc.
candy (no chocolate, it melts)
of AV Blue Star Mothers, Inc., or Blue Star Mothers
Dried fruits, nuts, trail mix, fruit snacks may not be used without prior written permission.
Powdered drink mixes (individual)
Ready to eat individual meals such as tuna or
DROP-OFF SITES FOR DONATED ITEMS
chicken lunch kits
Hygiene Items (travel size)
AMERICAN POSTAL MOOSE LODGE
Baby wipes CENTER LANCASTER
Chapstix 2315 E. Palmdale Blvd., 44545 Division St.,
Eye drops Suite G, Palmdale, CA Lancaster, CA 93535
Foot powder, anti-fungal creams 93550
Toothbrushes, toothpaste, brushups, floss MOOSE LODGE
Listerene breath freshen ups AV CHAMBER of PALMDALE
COMMERCE 3101 E Avenue Q, Palmdale,
Travel size personal hygiene items
554 W. Lancaster Blvd. CA 93550
Miscellaneous Items Lancaster CA 93534
AA, AAA Batteries QUARTZ HILL MAIL &
AT&T international phone cards CARPETERIA SERVICES
Baby wipes or wet naps FLOORING CENTERS 42263 50TH St. West,
Boot/shoe inserts (gel or cushion type) 42212 10th Street West, Quartz Hill, CA 93536
DVD movies, PSP Movies, Music CDs Lancaster, CA 93534
Insect repellant wipes and Fly strips SOL GRAPHIX, INC.
Mini hand held fans, water misters, soaker ELK’S LODGE 190 Sierra Court, Suite B-7,
LANCASTER 240 East Palmdale, CA
Ave. K. Lancaster,
Sunscreen (non-expired, of course) California 93535 TRUE VALUE HOME &
Travel games, Nerf balls, Frisbees, Nerf RANCH CENTER
footballs FLYING TIGERS SELF 8010 Pearblossom Hwy,
Extra Items STORAGE 44130 10th St. Littlerock, CA 93543
Old cell phones (for recycling rebate) West, Lancaster, CA 93534
Quart & gallon Ziploc style bags for packing UNCLE ANDY’S JOINT
Items we cannot send FYRE CHRIOPRACTIC 42202 50th St. West, Quartz
42283 10TH St. West, Hill, CA 93536
Aerosol cans, Anything that melts, Liquids
and Glass containers, Postage stamps,
tobacco and alcohol, pornographic material, JALAPENO GRILL
pork products. 43769 N. 15th St. West,
Mar. 9, 2009 Lancaster, CA