CHRISTMAS 2018 Packing Date
Saturday, November 17, 2018

Good items to collect:
boxes of individual packs of Crystal Light, tuna in foil packs, instant hot chocolate mix/coffee/tea, containers of coffee cream and sugar, snack crackers, sunflower seeds, trail mix/nuts, tube socks (must be new in package), Gold Bond powder, shaving gel (in a tube - NO aerosol), Non-Religious Christmas cards for troops to send home, Blistex/Chapstick, artwork made by children (patriotic, red/white/blue, or Christmas themed NON-Religious), Pringles Potato Chips, disposable razors, granola/energy bars, BEEF jerky (NO pork), notes/letters of appreciation and encouragement.

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Email:  info@osot-shreveport.org
Phone: 318-219-7488

Tax Deductible Donations

Donations to OSOT, Inc. are used to help defray shipping costs to mail boxes to deployed/wounded troops.
OSOT, Inc. – Shreveport chapter packs boxes between 25-35 lbs each and shipping costs are approximately $1.45/lb. ($35-50 per box)
OSOT, Inc. – Shreveport chapter typically packs 50+ boxes on each packing date and shipping costs range between $1,000-5,000 per shipment (depending on number of boxes shipped).
Checks should be made out to OSOT, Inc. and mailed to:
  OSOT, Inc. – Shreveport Chapter
c/o Shirley Olivieri-Mathies, Chairman
243 Justin Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71105

Since OSOT, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization, all monetary donations are tax-deductible.