The Lyons Township High School Future Healthcare Professionals Club is sending care packages to veterans with the assistance of the Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital in honor of Veterans Day and needs help filling them.

Below is a wish list of items that are needed. Donations may be dropped off in the designated boxes at either the North Campus (100 S. Brainard Ave., LaGrange) or South Campus (4900 S. Willow Springs Rd., Western Springs) main office no later than 3 p.m. on Veteran’s Day, Friday, Nov. 11.

The following items are needed for the care packages:

Alcohol free aftershave

Alcohol free mouthwash

Chapstick or lip balm


Crossword puzzle books

Decaf coffee, cream, sugar, etc.

Denture adhesive

Denture cleaner (tablets)


Disposable razors

Word-find books

Hand & body lotion

Hand held mirrors

Magnifying glasses

Nail clippers

New undershirts (L, XL, XXL, +)

New underwear (L, XL, XXL, )

New white socks

Playing cards

Pocket size tissue


Shaving cream

Sweatpants (L, XL, XXL, )

Sweatshirts (L, XL, XXL, )

Sudoku books



New winter gloves

New winter hats