Monday, August 2, 2010

Top 20 Donation Items

We have made a list of the Top 20 Donation Items to help gather the most important supplies that our servicemen and women need/want:

1. Gold Bond Foot Powder (travel size)
2. Individually packaged drink mixes for bottled water (Propel, Gatorade, energy drinks)
3. Socks (black, brown, green, boot socks, tube socks, anklet socks – size 9-12)
4. Air fresheners (stick-ups, trees, Febreeze)
5. Individual coffee packets and individual creamers
6. Herbal teas
7. Deodorant
8. Antibacterial, wet, and baby wipes
9. Shower soaps (Axe brand for guys)
10. Lysol disinfecting wipes
11. All types of canned foods (ravioli, spaghetti o’s, soups, sardines, tuna, etc.)
12. Nuts (peanuts, almonds, pistachios, mixed nuts)
13. Trail mix
14. Compact tampons & pads (for feminine hygiene and first aid)
15. Sunscreen (SPF 15+)
16. Toothbrushes, toothpaste, and floss
17. Magazines (Cosmo, People, Glamour, Allure, GQ, Sports Illustrated, Popular Mechanics, Car & Driver, Cycle, Finance, Hunting, Stuff)
18. Zip-loc bags of all sizes
19. Lip balm (SPF 15+)
20. DVD and music CDs of all kinds


Specific Guidelines for Donations
· NO sexual, pornographic, or nude items
· NO pork or pork by-products
· NO home baked goods
· NO glass bottles or containers
· All canned items need to be pop-top
· All items must be new, like-new, or in original packaging


All donations may be dropped of between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM at:


Iowa Troop Pantry
c/o RE/MAX Real Estate Centre
201 E. Benton Street
Iowa City, Iowa 52240

We hope this helps with donations!

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