Berkeley College Spreads Cheer to Deployed Military through 'Give2TheTroops' Holiday Drive

 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2011


Contact:  Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122

igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu

BERKELEY COLLEGE SPREADS CHEER TO DEPLOYED MILITARY
THROUGH ‘GIVE2THE TROOPS’ HOLIDAY DRIVE

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Photo Caption: The Office of Military and Veterans Affairs at Berkeley College has partnered with Give2TheTroops to send care packages to U.S. troops for the holidays. Give2TheTroops is a nonprofit organization that has supported approximately one million deployed U.S. troops with loving care packages and letters from across the nation. The College collected snacks, entertainment and sports items, and toiletries to send overseas. Left to right are Berkeley College active military and veteran students James Marshmon of Irvington, NJ; Maja Johnson of Newark, NJ; Vincent Perez of Jersey City, NJ; Roscelle Jones of Newark, NJ; and Christopher Dinkens of Brooklyn, NY. For more information, visit www.give2thetroops.org.

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