GHS senior collecting items for service members, families

Goshen High School senior and orchestra member Madison Lewis is hosting a collection drive for active service members, their families and veterans.

Donations can be brought to Goshen High School during school hours.  A collection box will also be available during the Music Department’s winter concerts, held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 12 and Thursday, December 13 at Goshen High School.

Madison is seeking the following items:

  • Lip balm
  • Deodorant (travel size, non-aerosol)
  • All purpose wipes (single and 30 count packs or less)
  • Batteries (“AA” and/or “AAA”)
  • Drink mix ( individual serving packets )
  • Gum
  • Hand warmers
  • Jerky (individual bags)
  • Pencils (mechanical preferred)
  • Playing cards
  • Powder (travel size)
  • Puzzle books (7 x 10″ preferred)
  • Sewing kits (travel size)
  • Socks (black crew length)
  • Sunscreen (travel size, non-aerosol)

Madison is also collecting homemade with love items:

  • Cool ties
  • Knit or crocheted hats and scarves
  • Paracord survival bracelets
  • Appreciation letters/cards for past and active service members