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Operation Support Our Troops


The Veterans of Lake Barrington Shores, as we do annually, are once again partnering with Operation Support Our Troops – America, Inc. The OSOT is a volunteer non-profit organization that boosts morale of Service Members deployed in harm’s way by shipping them Comfort and Care Packages.  You can help by donating the items listed below to be shipped in Comfort & Care Packages

Drop-Off at the Lodge

9 AM - 3 PM Saturday, August 18 & Sunday, August 19

(Early drop-off at the Lodge beginning Aug 13)

Some suggestion for your Comfort and Care packages ...

Food Items:            

Jelly (16 oz. or less, no glass)                   Canned Fruit (16 oz. or less, no glass)

 Slim Jim's / Jerky                                     Boxed Cereal/Crackers (individual)         

 Pop Tarts / Breakfast Bars                      Canned/Packs Nuts (16 oz less no glass)          

 Dried Fruit (Raisins, Craisins)                  Dried  Prunes, Trail Mix etc.          

 Medical Items:          

 Tums/Rolaids/Antacids                             Large Tube Toothpaste     

 Mouthwash (16 oz, or less, no glass)      Eye Drops/Saline Solution

 Foot Powder/Dryer Sheets                       Hand Sanitizer (8 oz. or less)       

Band Aids/Chap Stick                    

Personal Items:                 

Toiler Paper/White Athletic Socks           I - Tunes Gift Cards ($10) 

 Pens / Mechanical Pencil                         Sudoku/Crossword Puzzle Books

Please check expiration dates

Earlier Event: August 11
BraveHearts
Later Event: September 22
Rolling Thunder