Care Package Drive
Saturday, November 6, Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Operation Honor: Care Package Drive will take place at the Schuetze Recreation Center, 1120 Baxter Street. There will be a drive-thru donation drop-off and drop-off at the front door. Drop off any time between Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Operation Homefront will pack and sent donated items to deployed service men and women. Feel free to also drop off a card or note of encouragement or thanks.
- Floss/Floss Picks
- Body Wash
- Makeup Wipes
- Feminine Products
- Beef Jerky
- Drink Mix
- Snack/Granola Bars
- Nuts/Trail Mix
- Hard Candy
- Fruit Leather/Dried Fruit
- Crackers/Cracker Packs
- Chip Cups
- Girl Scout Cookies
- Canned Meals (SpaghettiOs, Ravioli, etc.)
- Canned Fruit/Fruit Cups/Pudding Cups
- Baby Wipes
- Puzzle Books
- Art Supplies
- Shower Shoes
- Air Fresheners
- Letter or note of thanks or encouragement (No personal contact information please)
We DO NOT Send:
- Hand Sanitizer
- Religious Materials
- Explicit Materials
Have a loved one deployed overseas?
If you have a loved one deployed oversees, we would love to send them a care package from the Waukesha community. Please contact Joanna Adamicki at firstname.lastname@example.org with their name and full mailing address.
A Salute to Veterans
Saturday, November 6, 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Each year, the City gathers together to honor our Waukesha Veterans. Join us for the 8th Annual Operation Honor: A Salute to Veterans.
Operation Honor: A Salute to Veterans will take place at the Schuetze Recreation Center, 1120 Baxter Street, beginning at 4:30pm (doors open at 3:30pm). All are invited to attend to thank our Veterans.... Families, Veterans, individuals, Scout Troops. Come and take part in the short program from 4:30 - 5:00 pm.
The program will be followed by concert with the 484th Army Band and a free dinner for the first 500 in attendance.
Come and thank a Veteran or bring a Veteran you know. All Veterans in attendance will be recognized.
Please consider volunteering for this event. For more information https://www.signupgenius.com/go/operationhonor2021