The Azalea Charities Aid for Wounded Soldiers project provides comfort and relief items for soldiers and Marines sick, injured and wounded from service in Iraq and Afghanistan. Depending on needs, donated items are sent military medical and evacuation facilities around the country and around the world.
Donations by Check: the preferred option for donations. Check monies are combined to purchase items like phone cards, current DVD movies, portable DVD players, XBoxes, electric razors, postage stamps and time-critical outpatient incidentals and support items for The Fisher House rehabilitation facilities at Walter Reed. Mail check donations to Azalea Charities, Aid for Wounded Soldiers, P.O. Box 579, Dumfries, VA 22026.
Donations are tax deductible: Donors who wish to claim a tax deduction should include a self-addressed stamped envelope for return of a receipt. IRS Tax No: 54-1973354-501c}3.
Donation Collection Points: donors wishing to purchase any of the above listed items may bring items to the Manassas Journal Messenger office, 9009 Church Street Manassas or to the Potomac News, 14010 Smoketown Road in Woodbridge. Residents of Montclair can bring items to the MPOA office at 3561 Waterway Drive. Fairfax County residents can deposit donations at collection boxes both inside and outside St. Peter’s in the Woods church at 5911 Fairview Drive in Fairfax Station.
Donation POC: George Kraus at (703) 680-3557, E-Mail: [email protected]