Operation: Touch of Home is requesting names and addresses of area troops serving in Iraq and Afghanistan to be recipients of its November 2010 essentials shipment. Family members or friends with this information are asked to contact touchofhome@hotmail.com or mail information, GI's name, rank, address and deploy dates are critical and also provide contact info of provider to: Operation: Touch of Home, P. O. box 162, Brodheadsville, Pa. 18322.

Volunteers are needed. See web-site "events" page: www.operationtouchofhome.org.