Friday October 26, 2012

The "Here At Home" committee will be collecting donated items from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Armory on Vin Herbert Boulevard.

The care packages will be sent to deployed troops.

Some of the items requested include baby wipes, washcloths, protein powders and bars, individually wrapped hard candies, beef jerky, video games, DVDS, and playing cards.

For a complete list of accepted items, visit www.pittsfield-ma.gov.