Adopt-A-Troop Military Care Package Program
Troops LOVE care packages! The Valley Resource Center sends numerous care packages to deployed military members the first week of every month for our Adopt-a-Troop program . We have sent over 1,000 pounds of snacks and items this past year and our list continues to grow each month!
Most of our adopted troops are stationed in the Middle East. If you or your organization can help, we need items such as food, instant coffee, and protein powder as well as shipping costs. If you wish to donate items, please see the suggested list below. Please note that many of our units are serving in the Middle East where it gets very hot so please do not donate items that may melt. Letters of support for our military are always welcome and appreciated as well.
Is your organization interested in Adopting-A-Troop? Contact us to find out how you can assist a specific unit for the duration of their deployment by providing care package items, shipping costs, and letters of support! Also, contact us for more information about how your organization can join us at a care package event.
You may DROP OFF items for the military care packages with our community partners at any time during their business hours:
Crunch Fitness - 40545 Cal Oaks #C-2 Murrieta, CA 92562 (951) 834-1767
Murrieta Gardens Senior Assisted Living Memory Care - 24200 Monroe Ave, Murrieta, CA 92562 (951) 600-7676
Faith Armory - 41669 Winchester Rd #101, Temecula, CA 92590
Transamerica Financial Advisors - 27280 Via Industria Suite A Temecula, CA 92590 (951) 600-9444
Do you have a loved one serving overseas? Click HERE to nominate them for care package support or email email@example.com.
***A special thanks to this month's shipping sponsor VFW Post 1956 and donors Temecula Valley High School JROTC. We also thank Faith Armory, Wildebrands, and Body Armor Sports Drinks for support with care package items and/or donations!
Items currently needed include hygiene items, snacks, and other items such as feminine products, hair gel, shampoo, conditioner, wipes, deodorant (non-aerosol), razors, socks, individual packages of cookies, powdered drink mix, instant coffee, and hair bands. Letters of support and encouragement are always welcome!