Operation: Touch of Home, a local organization that sends care packages to local service men and women currently serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, need names and addresses of area troops to be recipients of their May 2010 essentials shipment.

Family members or friends with this information are asked to please contact touchofhome@hotmail.com [1] or mail information that can be obtained on its web site's "GI Info" page or to Operation: Touch of Home, P.O. Box 162, Brodheadsville, PA 18322.

Includ the GI's name, rank, address and deploy dates and also provide your contact info.

Volunteers are needed.

To learn more, see web-site "events" page: www.operationtouchofhome.org [2].