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Monday, March 1, 2021

Cub Scouts pack hundreds of care packages for troops

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Cub Scouts pack hundreds of care packages for troops
Cub Scouts pack hundreds of care packages for troops
Cub Scouts pack hundreds of care packages for troops

THEIR SLEEVES TO SAY THANK YOUTHIS HOLIDAYSEASON..TO A GROUP OF PEOPLESERVING ...SOFAR AWAY.

A FLURRY OF ACTIVITY FOR CUBSCOUT PACK164.EVERYTHING IS INCLUDED I DON'TKNOW ABOUT THOSE.

BOTH OLD ANDYOUNG...PACKING CARE PACKAGES THATAREABOUT TO BE SHIPPED OUT.

WELL WEDID STOCKINGS THENWE FILED THEM UP WITH CANDY THENAFTER THAT WE THEN WROTELETTERS.IN EACH CASE .... CAREFULLYCRAFTEDLETTERS FROM KIDS WHO CARE.

I AMWRITING A LETTER TO THE TROOPSSO NOT ONLY DO THEY GETTHE GIFTS BUT MERRY CHRISTMASWORDS.ALL OF IT DESIGNED TO LET THOSESERVINGOVERSEAS KNOW ... JUST HOW MUCHTHEY ARE APPRECIATED AND, AT THESAME TIME ..KIDS DOING THE SCOUT SALUTE..TEACHING YOUNG PEOPLE ABOUT THEIMPORTANCE OF SERVING OTHERS.BOXES BEING PACKED: WE HAVETHOSE ALREADY.THE BOXES ARE PACKED WITH TREATSAND SNACKS ...ANY GOODIES FROMHOME THAT MIGHTFIT.BUT THOSE LETTERS...MIGHT VERYWELL BE THE BEST OF IT ALL.IT IS SO FANTASTIC WE GETLETTERSBACK FROM THEM AND WE HAVE BEENTOLD THAT THE LETTERS AREMORE IMPORTANT TO THEM THAN THEACTUAL CONTENTS.FACETIME CALL WITH SOLDIER: IHAVE BEEN OVER HERE FOR ABOUT 2MONTHS AND WILL BE OVER HERETHROUGH THE END OF APRIL.

THEYACTUALLY GET TOHEAR THAT THEMSELVES AS THEY GOTTHECHANCE TO "FACETIME" WITHSERVICE MEN ANDWOMEN SERVING IN THE MIDDLE EASTRIGHT NOW.ADDED MOTIVATION ...FOR THE CAREPACKAGES COMING FROM HOME...FROMKIDS WHOREALLY CARE.MAKES ME FEEL LIKE I AM DOINGSOMETHING IMPORTANT IN THEWORLD.

IT'S THE FOURTH YEAR, PACK 164HAS DONE THIS CARE PACKAGEPROJECT.

THEY HAD A HOST OFHELP TOO FROM THE LIKES OFENTERGY, THENATIONAL GUARD AND MISSISSIPPIVETERANSAFFAIRS.

SOME METRO FAMILIES WILL HAVE

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