| How You Can Help
|Tell Them You Care - Write a note, a card, or a short letter with words of|
|encouragement and appreciation. These letters are the number one morale |
boosters for our troops, and will be included in our care packages.
|Donate Items - Donate needed food and/or toiletry items for our care|
|packages. Click here for a list of the items currently needed. We can arrange to |
pick up your donation.
|Do You Sew, Knit or Crochet? - Warm winter items such as scarves, hats|
|and helmet liners are very appreciated by the troops. If you'd like to help, click |
on the pattern you want to download: Knit Helmet Liner Cable Knit Hat Knit or
Crochet Scarf Knit Neck Gator Simple Knit Ribbed Hat . We also make cooling
scarves, which help during the hot weather. Written instructions are here and an
instructional video can be viewed here.
|Financial Support - Our unit is 100% volunteer. It is only through the|
|generous support of our members and the community that we are able to |
continue our programs. Please consider underwriting a portion of our expenses
through a financial contribution. All donations are tax deductible to the extent
allowed by law. Checks should be made payable to ALA Unit 179 and can be
mailed to: American Legion Auxiliary, San Anselmo Unit 179, Post Office Box
1814, San Anselmo, CA 94979.
|Submit a Name - If you know of someone serving in a combat zone, give us|
|their APO/FPO address and we will add them to our list of care package |