Operation: Touch of Home is gearing up to ship out its next essential's shipment to area troops currently serving in Iraq and Afghanistan and they need names and addresses of these troops.

Family members or friends with this information are asked to contact: touchofhome@hotmail.com or mail to Operation: Touch of Home, P. O. box 162, Brodheadsville, Pa. 18322 with the GI's name, rank, address and deployment date. Please include your name and email/phone number as well.

Volunteers are needed. See web-site "events" page: www.operationtouchofhome.org for next meeting dates and times.