Augustin Mingoia Murphy of Boy Scout Troop 55 is collecting needed items for veterans at the Northport VA Medical Center. The scouts will create care packages with notes and deliver on Memorial Day Weekend.
Items needed are:
-Personal hygiene items (combs, toothpaste, deodorant, mouthwash, etc)
-Magazines, crossword puzzle books, word search books
-Playing cards, sudoku, telephone cards
-Healthy snacks (granola bars, crackers, trail mix)
Items can be dropped off in designated bins at two locations in Garden City: 7 Monroe Street or 72 Bayberry Avenue.
The Cathedral of the Incarnation is the sponsoring organization for Boy Scout Troop 55 and Cub Scout Pack 55 in Garden City.