Care Packages

Support Our Toops

Blue Star Moms Houston sends care packages to deployed service men and women worldwide.

Do you know a hero deployed to a combat zone? Refer to the IRS website for official combat zones.

Send us his or her name, address and expected month of return to add them on the list.

Packing Party Dates for 2021

Please note, due to COVID 19 at this time we are restricting our packing parties to members only.

Saturday, May 15th – 9am (Sorting May 14th, 6pm)
Saturday, Aug 14th – 9am (Sorting Aug 13th, 6pm)
Christmas Packing – Tuesday, November 23rd- 7pm (sorting November 22nd, 6pm)

*Tentative – Dates could change, check back for any updates.

Donations are appreciated and can be dropped off at the packing party or during sorting the day before between 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

How You Can Help

We accept donations of items to send in the Care Packages, click here for a list of suggested items.

We can always use cards and letters to include in the care packages. Reference the guidelines below and feel free to collect cards and letters from your company, school, daycare, church, organization, etc.


Address for Monthly Meetings and Packing Parties

American Legion Hall

307 Charles St.

Humble, TX 77338

We are only available at this address during designated times. Please contact us for information on when we are available at this address or to make arrangements to drop off donations at other times.

Bring to any packing party or meeting. For large donations (boxes or more than 3 plastic bags), contact us so we can arrange to pick up those items. Scroll down for drop of locations of small amounts (1-3 plastic bags). We are more than happy to make arrangements to pick up any donation.

Before dropping items off, please check their website or call them to confirm their business hours.

Abundant Health & Wellness Center

323 Main Street, Humble, TX 77338

Website

281-312-2860

Mancuso Harley-Davidson Central

535 N Loop 610, Houston, TX 77018

Website


713-880-5666

Guidelines for Writing to our Deployed Service Members

Ways to address the card – Dear Hero, Friend, Patriot, Brave One, Service Member, Warrior
Express thanks for their service, sacrifice, dedication, hard work, time away from home, protecting our freedom, defending our freedom, etc.
Say something about themselves (only use the first names of children and no identifying information), work or school, interesting stories, sports, music, movies, etc.
Be positive, nothing sad or political
It’s ok to say God Bless, God Bless You, praying for you, praying for your safe return home
Do not seal envelopes, if used
Cards made out of construction paper are ok, stickers are ok, no glitter
Color drawings are good

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