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American Legion Collects Donations for Troops

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Ocean City, Md. (WBOC) - Steven Decatur High School and American Legion Post #166 in Ocean City have come together to support troops overseas. This Veterans Day the American Legion Riders will escort trucks full of donations from the high school to American Legion Post #166. Since October 1st. they have been collecting everything from food and toiletries to clothing and playing cards.
Collections will continue until December 7th.

What to Donate:

Jerky's/Nuts/Hard Pretzels

Powder Drinks/Cereal

Sun/Pump Seeds/Fritos

Tuna/Chicken in foil

Gum/Hard Candy

Chips & snacks

Granola Bars/Oat Meal

Dry Soup/Mac and Cheese

Cheese and Crackers

Granola Bars/Power Bars

Hostess Cake Products

Wipes/Eye Drops/Cleansers

Sanitizers/Nasal Sprays

Body Wash/Lotion/Body Gel

Hair Gel/Combs/Hair Pins

Deodorant small/Mouth Wash

Tissue small/Paper Towels

Sun Block/Liquid Soap

Band Aids/Cough Drops

Shaving Cream in tubes

Cotton Balls/Swabs/Razors

Feminine Hygiene Products

T-Shirts tan, green

Laundry Detergent

Flashlights small

Socks White or Black

Air Freshener


Black Sunglasses


Playing Cards/Board Games

Yo Yo's/Poker Chips/Dice

Patriotic Knick-Knacks


The American Legion is also accepting cash doantions.  Home-baked goodsm glass bottles or jars, aerosol cans or sprays, expired food, canned foos, candles, lighters, matches, hotel samples, VHS or cassette tapes, live plants, tobacco, knives, items with nudity, hard cover books, music CD's.  

Donations can be made at the American Legion Post #166, the Boggs-Disharoon Post #123, The Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce and the Bank of Ocean City in West Ocean City and the 59th Street Branch.

Donations will be accepted through December 7th.

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