Making the Perfect Care Package: How You Can Help USO Bagram Stock Up for Troops

For those of you who know me, you know I can’t praise this organization, it’s volunteers and supporters enough. If you want to do something to help our service people besides just saying, “Thanks for your service”, consider getting items for a Care Package.

The Official USO Blog

The contents of  USO care package sits on a table, ready to be packed and shipped. USO photo The contents of USO care package sits on a table, ready to be packed and shipped. USO photo

It’s easy to take the little things for granted. For most Americans, stocking up on snacks, baby wipes and Kleenex is as simple as heading to their local convenience store.

But for troops stationed an ocean away at Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, stocking up on every day commodities can mean waiting on, or rationing from, care packages shipped from the United States. However, even the most thoughtful — and jam-packed — of care packages eventually runs empty.

Luckily, USO Bagram is there to help.

Thanks to the generous donations of supporters from around the world who provide USO Bagram with food, toiletries, and other personal care items, troops can head to the USO pantry to stock up on every day items they might need. In order to provide the troops with the…

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