MEDFORD, N.J. (CBS) — A South Jersey community collected supplies for our military troops serving in the Middle East. Many people stopped by A Rose In December Custom Floral Shop in Medford.
They helped pack Lenape School District buses with non-perishable food, snacks, water, toiletries and games.READ MORE: Amber Alert Issued For Missing Philadelphia 2-Year-Old Byron McDonald, Alleged Abductor Wanted In Connection To Recent Homicides
This campaign is part of Operation Yellow Ribbon.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming Your Way?
“Everybody is chipping in throughout South Jersey to remind our brave men and women through care packages that they are not forgotten,” Operation Yellow Ribbon President Dave Silver said.
The items will be put into care packages.MORE NEWS: Report: Sylvester Stallone Joins Mar-A-Lago
The money donated will be used to ship the care packages to the troops.