Stars Stripes and Heroes

Remembering those who protect us everyday

PO Box 2246, Bolingbrook, IL 60440


Donations - as any dontions are the life line of any organization, we thank you for your continued support. 

Donations can be made:

  • electronically by clicking on the 'donate' button above 
  • sending your donation to    
    • Stars Stripes and Heroes
    • PO Box 2246
    • Bolingbrook, IL 60440

You can also help support Stars Stripes and Heroes

- when you make any purchase at AmazonSmile and selecting 'Stars Stripes and Heroes' as the organization.

- also at Planet Green

Below is a list of the most requested items from our deployed heros:

Please remember: do not send any glass, glittery or pefumed items (and no chocolate if the heroes is in a warm/hot climates)

food Canned Fruit, Dried Fruit, Fruit Snacks
food Canned Hearty Soup, Ravioli, Stew
food Canned Tuna, Chicken
food Cheese - Non refrigerated
food Coffee, Ground, any size singles to large cans or bags
food Cup A Soup, Top Ramon, Dinty Moore
food Easy Mac & Cheese, Microwave Popcorn
food Hot Plates, Small Coffee Grinder
food Instant Oatmeal, Boxed Cereal
food Jerky, Slim Jims, Summer Sausage, Beef Sticks
food Kool aid singles or similar, Hot chocolate, hot cider packets
food Peanut Butter / Jelly (no glass please)
food Pre-Packaged Cookies
food Pre-sweetened powdered Kool-aid, Gatorade
food Protien Bars  Jerky
food Salsa, Totilla Chips  (no glass please)
food Small boxes of crackers
food Summer Sausage, Small boxes of crackers
food Trail Mix, Nuts, Sunflower Seeds
fun Football Sports Flags or Banners
fun Footballs, Nerf Balls, Sports Related Items
fun Hand Held Games, Hand held Mini fans,
fun Books - Mystery, Western, Thriller, Sports, Inspirational (no romance please)
fun New Football or Sports Magazines
fun New/Used DVDs / CDs
fun Sports equipent, Hacky Sacks
fun X-Box & PS2 Games
fun Yahtzee, Board Games, Card games
other Batteries AA/ AAA
other Cigars & Chew
other Flashlights, Headlamps
other Puzzle Books, Pads of paper, Long Envelopes
other Qt. / Gal Zip Lock Bags
other Small Personal or Desk Fans, Hand & Foot warmers
other Sun glasses, Safety glasses, Gloves, 72" boot laces
other Sunblock, Mosquito repellant
other Ziplock Bags - all sizes
personal Cool Scarves, Jogging Pants, Cool Max T-Shirts, Socks
personal Floss, lip balm, toothpaste, toothbrushes, nail clippers, hand lotion
personal Foot Creams, Antibiotic creams,
personal Men's Deodorant, Shave Cream, Foot Powder, odor eaters
personal Mens White/Black Crew/ Work socks
personal Muti-Vitamins, Tylenol, Foot Powder, Anti-fungal cream
personal Small size shampoos, conditioner, mouthwash (no perfume please)
personal Thongs, Shave towels, wash cloths, Cool scarves
personal Tide travel size (1 Load) liquid detergent
personal Twin Sheet Sets, Pillow cases, Travel Size Pillows
personal Under Armour Wear T-Shirts Sm., Med., Lg., Xlg.
personal Wet Wipes, Anti-bacterial liquid soap