The Sacramento Blue Star Moms mail
CARE Packages to deployed Service Members approximately four times a year. We accept and monetary donations all year long. One of the most frequently asked questions is...
"What is a Package?"
A CARE package is a 'piece of home' sent with lots of love. All CARE packages contain cards or letters, a note of appreciation and support, and the box is filled with many of the items listed below.
REQUEST A CARE PACKAGE
TO REQUEST A CARE PACKAGE, PLEASE COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW.
WE SHIP THREE TIMES A YEAR
NOVEMBER - FEB/MAR- JUNE
PLEASE CONFIRM WITH YOUR LOVED ONE THAT THE NAME/ADDRESS YOU SEND US WILL BE VALID FOR AT LEAST 30 DAYS PAST OUR SHIPPING DATE.
PLEASE NOTE IN THE COMMENTS SECTION IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PERSONALLY PACK A BOX AT OUR NEXT PACKING PARTY.
OUR NEXT PACKING PARTY DATE IS:
NOVEMBER 17, 2018 -
CANCELED DUE TO POOR AIR QUALITY FROM CA WILDFIRES
TO BE RESCHEDULED SOON
EACH CARE PACKAGE COST OVER $15 IN POSTAGE TO SHIP AND INCLUDES OVER $50 IN PRODUCTS THAT EVERY SERVICE MEMBER LOVES TO RECEIVE.
YOUR DONATION WILL HELP THE SACRAMENTO BLUE STAR MOMS CONTINUE TO SUPPORT U.S. ARMED FORCES DEPLOYED IN HARM'S WAY. THANK YOU
CARE packages are sent to deployed Service Members. Many of the deployed Service Members are on the front line, so the box is filled with individual sized items because they can only use what they can carry in their backpack.
Baby Wipes - individual packs
Canned/Dried Fruit (no plastic containers)
Canned/Pouch Meat, Tuna, Chicken
Oatmeal - Instant, single serving packets
Coffee and Creamer - single serving size
Games - Travel Size
Granola Bars and Power Bars
Microwave Meals - pasta, chili, etc.
Nuts, Nut Spreads and Trail Mix
Powdered Drink Mixes
Razors - disposable