V7 is always thankful for our troops & their families. With this in mind, we decided to do a fundraiser to support a local group that sends care packages to our troops. West of the Brazos Military Troop Support
puts together cares packages and ships them to our troops and V7 would like to help them out.
Until August 31, 2011, just bring a $20 donation or $20 worth of items from the list below* and you will get up to $40 off your in-studio session & purchase.
*Must bring a receipt to show proof of $20 purchase. Donation must be brought with you to your session to count. Session Booking Fee must be paid to book your session, credit will be applied to total purchase.
Call, email or come by the studio to book your session today.
Current Wish List of items for care packages:
Individual Gatorade or drink pkts.-ie(koolaid)
(We can send chocolate until February/March)
Snack Size but individually:
Pudding Cups(can be chocolate)
Ramen Noodle Soup in cup
chef boy ar dee type foods-pop top only please
Soap Bar Container
White Socks-tube-any size for men
Other ideas include:
SILLY STRING (check for trip wires)
WRITING TABLETS & PENS
MECHANICAL PENCILS & REFILLS
RAZORS-DISPOSABLE TWIN BLADES
GEL SHAVING CREAM (NON-AEROSOL)
AAA, AA BATTERIES
WORD SEARCH, ETC.
MAGAZINES- SPORTS, HUNTING, FISHING,ETC.
GOLD BOND FOOT POWDER
DENTAL FLOSS STICKS W/TOOTHPICKS
NAIL SCRUB BRUSH
AT&T PHONE CARDS-aafes website international
FLEA COLLARS-they wear them on their ankles for sand fleas
SOAP BAR CONTAINERS
SUNBLOCK -highest spf
CHAP STICK W/ SUNBLOCK
STATIONERY(if they mail a card or letter it is free for them-no stamps
BLANK ALL OCCASION CARDS
SMALL CONTAINERS BATH GEL
SMALL SEWING KITS
THICK SOLED SHOWER SHOES
SAFETY PINS-small packets
FLY STRIPS or ROLLS-VERY NEEDED
MOUSE/RAT TRAPS-glue preferred
BANDANA'S (Dust/Sand storms)
Kool-Aid-sugar free & pre-sweetened
Cup O Soup
Canned Foods with Pop Tops (Spaghettio's, Beefaroni)
Hot sauce-plastic bottle
Picante Sauce-plastic jar
Cookies-no chocolate that melts
Crackers & Cheese, etc. pkgs.
Peanut Butter-plastic jar
Fritos, Chips, Cheetos-in canisters
Rice Krispee Treats, etc.
Granola Bars, etc.
Sweet'nLow, Splenda, etc.
Wrapped Snack Cakes
**During the summer in Iraq/Afghanistan it gets up to 130 degrees! so do not send or purchase anything that would melt in your oven at that temp. if left in there for a few min.
Please try to buy for what a 19-40 year old would want from HOME
SMALL SIZES FIT BETTER IN THE BOXES AND THEN YOU CAN GET MORE IN TOO.
ITEMS NOT TO BE SENT TO Iraq OR Afghanistan:
Pork or pork by-products
Fruits, animals, and living plants
Firearms of any type
Material depicting nude or seminude persons, pornographic material
Obscene articles, prints, paintings, cards, film, horror comics
Securities, currency or precious metals in their raw un-manufactured state
Alcoholic beverages or materials used to produce alcoholic beverages-(distilling material, hops, malts, yeast, etc.)