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Adopt a Soldier

Step 1: Fill in your name and email.
Step 2: Choose a soldier to adopt by clicking the button next to his or her name.
Step 3: At the bottom of the page click “Adopt a Soldier”
Step 4: Wait for an email with the Soldier’s mailing information before you start gathering items (about 24 to 48 hours)
Step 5: Gather items and ship to the grateful Soldier check here for shipping tips from the US Postal Service)

You’ll be taken to a confirmation page and you’ll also receive an e-mail with your soldier’s mailing information within 24 to 48 hours.  Please don’t collect items for a soldier until you receive their address via email. Soldier information is posted as it was submitted to us. If you don’t receive an email from us within 24-48 hours please let us know.

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Soldier's Name Information & Items Needed
Erik A. Erik is currently serving his 3rd deployment to Iraq. He is stationed with the 1st ID out of Fort Riley, KS and he has a wife and daughter in the Hallsville, MO area. Beef Jerky, Mixed Nuts/Granola Chocolate, Gum, Cards, Hygiene Items (razors, chapstick, shampoo), Magazines, Fruit, Anything :)
Keith A. Keith is in the Navy. He is 25 and married. He has one daughter and one on the way! Speciality sauces like hot sauce, bbq etc cheese popcorn, socks, hats.
William W. He is a 2nd Class Petty Officer (airman) in the Navy, and was just deployed aboard the USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) for almost 10 months. They supported operations in Iraq and Syria. They returned to Virginia in November, but he is still unable to spend Christmas at home. Absolutely anything! He loves the Blues and Mizzou! Any type of snacks, etc would be greatly appreciated.
Casey M. Casey is in the United States Air Force. Snacks: Beef Jerky, Skittles, Candy, Little Debby Snacks, Star Crunch, Cookies, anything
Quinton S. Quinton is originally from Columbia. He has been in the Military for almost 14 years and this is his Fifth Tour. Currently in Kuwait. Gum, Mints, Twizzlers, Salt Water Taffy, puzzle books and any magazines would be great. Thanks in advance!
Corey B. Corey joined the Navy right out of school. He is a 2013 Hallsville, MO graduate. This will be his first Christmas away from home. He will be in Bahrain until March 2016 comics, beef jerky, oreo cookies, rice krispie treats, trail mix, comedy
Jacob W. Jake is my youngest son of 3 boys. I know that everyone's child is special, but Jake chose to go about life the hard way until he realized his way wasn't working. He has surpassed many obstacles-not graduating with his class but taking it upon himself to finish it his way, successfully with honors and recognized as Adult Learner of the year, a nationwide award. He is special to me because I almost lost him but now we have found our way back to each other and country music is our connection. He loves my stories about working as a runner for shows at Mizzou Arena, I tell him bits and pieces about the various artist I have transported and met. I love Jake dearly. He is best when he is surprised. He will treasure all.
Kyle S. Kyle joined the Army Infantry over 2 years ago. He is married and has a newborn son he has yet to meet. He is originally from the Jefferson City area. He has been deployed to Africa for the last 7 months. He will return to Fort Riley, Kansas and is in the Big Red One. Army Ranger Battalion. Sunflower seeds, beef jerky, Bit-O-Honey, Pop Tarts, Protein Bars and anything else that could survive the trip.
Robert A. Nick is in the Army stationed in Fort Benning, GA. This will be his 3rd Christmas in the service. A month ago Nick reenlisted for another 3 years to serve our country. I’m sure he would appreciate cards and letters from everyone. Snacks: Beef Jerky, Trail Mix, Popcorn, Mixed Nuts/Granola Bars, Gum. Honestly anything would be much appreciated.
Ryan K. Ryan is 24 years old and likes gaming and is into computers. He's single and likes to work out, and loves animals. Alabama university, computer games, movies, homemade baked cookies.
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