North Reading

Donations sought for care packages


The North Reading High School American Red Cross Club is seeking donations to fill 800 holiday stockings for troops serving overseas. The effort is part of the American Red Cross Care Package Drive. Among the items requested: beef jerky, Chex mix, toiletries, batteries, DVD movies, video games for Xbox and PlayStation systems, nonperishable dog treats, and linens. Donations may be dropped off at boxes around town, including at Walmart, CVS, and the Post Office.

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