PPC Collecting Needed Items for the Troops

Join Patriots’ Path Council in support of National’s Summer of Service.

PPC is collecting items for Operation Jersey Cares to support our troops with care packages.

Donated items can be brought to the Cedar Knolls council service center, or contact your district community service chairperson.

Acceptable items to donate (no glass or aerosol) include:

Canned pasta (Chef Boyardee)
Trail Mix
Canned Soup (Progresso)
Canned Nuts
Hand Sanitizer
Granola Bars
Protein Bars
Dental Floss
Canned or Instant Coffee
Small Mouthwash Bottles (plastic)
Tea Bags
Baby Wipes
Coffee Cream
Body Wash
Hot Chocolate
Squeeze Jelly
Lip Balm
Slim Jims
Bar Soap
Beef Jerky
Tissues (small packets)

In June, help support National Trails Day on June 5 by helping to clean Patriots’ Path Trail.

As the summer approaches and the school year comes to an end, don’t forget to record your service hours while they are fresh in your mind.

For more information on PPC projects and community service, go to