We have shipped over 3000
Troops' Addresses: We are always looking for addresses of active military to receive our care packages. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donate Items: Donate needed nutrious snacks and/or toiletry items for our care packages. Click here for a list of suggested items. We also collect small travel-sized toiletry items (shampoo, conditioner, lotion, tissues, liquid soap, etc.) for our VA toiletry kits. The type of items provided in hotel rooms is perfect.
Outreach and collection at Santa Rosa Air Show
Send a Note from Home: Write a note, a card, or a short letter with words of encouragement and appreciation. These letters are the number one morale boosters for our troops, and will be included in our care packages.
Notes from home alongside care packages received by troops in the Phillipines
Help us Sort, Pack Boxes or Mail: You or your group can join us in the rewarding activites involving getting the boxes ready for sending to our troops.
Local Rotarians join in to help us with the packing
Help us Knit or Crochet: Warm winter items are currently needed. Information and instructions can be found on the “Purpose” page.
Donate Money: Please consider underwriting a portion of our expenses through a financial contribution. Currently, postage for us to mail each box is $12.65. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Our organization is 100% volunteer. It is only through the generous support of our members, associates and the community that we are able to continue our programs.
Checks can be made payable to:
Blue Star Moms of Marin
P.O. Box 5684
Novato, CA 94948
To make arrangements for donating care package items, you can:
1) drop off at one of our scheduled collection days ( see our calendar) ,
2) call (415) 883-8177 to arrange to drop off donations at:
401D Bel Marin Keys Blvd. Novato, CA 94949, or
3) email email@example.com .