Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Our annual “Christmas Is For Veterans” gift drive is heading into the home stretch, but there is still time to get involved.
Brad Slagle, administrator at the Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette, joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to chat about the items the home needs for the veterans who reside there.
The entire list of the items that are requested is listed below.
Please take a moment and print off this list to take it with you as you do your last minute holiday shopping and pick up some of the items.
You can drop them off at our offices at the Superior Lanes building in Marquette Township or at Super One Foods in Marquette or Negaunee.
Please drop all items off by 10 a.m. on Tuesday, December 22nd.
Help support the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans. This year, there is an all new wish list for the Christmas is for Veterans event.
Support a veteran and donate one or more of the many items on the list below!
Clothing – New Items for Men & Women
Slippers – loafer style with rubber bottoms – size 9½ – 12
Sweaters – Size L – 3X L
Pajamas, Cotton – Size L – 3XL
Sweatsuits – Size M – 3XL
Flannel Shirts – Size L – 3XL
T-Shirts – Crew and V-Neck in various sizes
Underwear – Briefs & Boxers in various sizes
Socks – regular & diabetic in various sizes
Hats & Gloves
LARGE PRINT Crosswords, Word Finds, Sudoku, Brain Teasers
Battery Operated Nose Hair Trimmers
Ink pens (large, fat, easy to hold)
Shoehorn w/ long handle
Nail Clippers & Nail Files
AA Batteries (non-rechargeable)
Watches – expandable or Velcro bands
Oscillating desk size fans
Clocks/clock radios – with large numbers
Pocket or desk calendar
Accessories for walkers & wheelchairs
Michigan-Made themed gift items
Picture frames – various sizes