Spade Technology proudly partnering with local organizations to spread the true meaning of the holiday season

Spade Technology is honored to announce that this holiday season, they will be partnering with the Marine Corps League and the Mansfield Rotary Club to gather a variety of holiday donations for those who need it most. The Spade Technology team believes strongly in playing an active role in our community in hopes of bettering the lives of those around us. We take this responsibility very seriously – especially around the holiday season.

Spade Technology is seeking the support of clients, colleagues, and friends in helping our team to:

Bring the Holiday Spirit to Troops Deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan

The Marine Corps League will be conducting their annual Support the Troops donation drive in hopes of collecting goods to send to soldiers stationed in battle zones in Iraq and Afghanistan. The Support the Troops campaign helps bring the Christmas spirit to deployed military members who are far from their families and loved ones during the holiday season. Spade Technology is incredibly proud to be partnering with the Marine Corps League to support our troops, who give selflessly all year long.

Those interested in participating can reference the following list of suggested donation items (bolded items are needed especially):

  • AA & AAA Batteries
  • Hair spray, gels, brushes, nets, combs
  • Air Fresheners
  • Bobby Pins & Ponytail Scrunchies
  • Baby Wipes
  • Hand Lotions & Disinfectants
  • Beef Jerky & Slim Jim’s
  • Waterless Hand Sanitizer
  • Body Lotions & Deodorants
  • Hand Soap (bars in boxes)
  • Body & Foot Powders
  • Hard Candies (no chocolate please)
  • Breakfast Snack Bars
  • Hot Sauces and BBQ Sauces
  • Canned Fruits, Meats, & Chili
  • Ketchup, Mustard, etc.
  • Canned & Packaged Nuts
  • Insect Repellant
  • CDs & DVDs (any)
  • Instant Oatmeal
  • Cereals (restaurant size boxes)
  • Kool-Aid Packets
  • Cigarettes, Cigars, Chewing tobacco
  • Lip Balm
  • Coffee (ground for drip coffee maker)
  • Mints
  • Coffee Filters (all sizes)
  • Neosporin
  • Coffee Creamer (dry powdered type)
  • Pasta Anytime Microwaveable Dinners
  • Cookies (in tins) & Oreo’s (small size)
  • Personal Female Hygiene Items
  • Dinty Moore Microwaveable Dinners
  • Pin-Up Posters
  • Disposable Cameras
  • Pop Ice Treats
  • Disposable Razors & Shaving Cream
  • Pop Tarts
  • Doritos and Salsa
  • Microwaveable Popcorn
  • Dried fruits, raisins, meats, etc.
  • Q-Tips
  • Energy & Protein Bars
  • Sanitary Hand Wipes (travel size)
  • Sports Gels
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Eye-wash
  • Socks (heavy duty, black, blue, green)
  • Fingernail Files
  • Sunflower Seeds & Trail mix
  • Foot Spray (Tinactin Liquid)
  • Sunscreen
  • Granola Bars
  • Tuna

Brighten the Holidays for Children across Southeastern Massachusetts

The Mansfield Rotary Club will be conducting their annual Toys for Tots Toy Drive in hopes of collecting toys for underprivileged local children. The entire Spade Technology team is incredibly excited to be participating with the Mansfield Rotary Club as they work tirelessly to brighten the holidays for local children and families in need.

Please note: all donated gifts should be new, unopened, and unwrapped. This can include toys for children of all ages, sporting goods, bikes, etc. Toy weapons or toy guns (including water guns) will not be accepted.

Come one, come all – help brighten the holidays for those who need it most!

Spade Technology will be accepting holiday donations until December 17th, 2018. Clients, friends, and other local businesses who are interested in contributing can drop off their donations at Spade headquarters where donation boxes will be set up. Relevant gift cards will also be readily accepted.

The entire Spade Technology team is incredibly excited and honored to be participating in such important annual holiday campaigns. By collecting donations and connecting with the community, Spade Technology hopes to spread the true meaning of the holiday season by helping those who need it most.

“We’re very passionate about staying connected with our community and playing a continually supportive role for those in need,” says Spade Technology CEO Myles Keough. “Any time we can find a way to get involved or give back, we like to jump on those opportunities as much as possible. Both of these organizations are so critical and do such important work all year long. We’re honored to be in their corner this holiday season.”

If you’d like more information about Spade’s participation in the Support the Troops campaign and the Toys for Tots Toy Drive please don’t hesitate to reach out to the Spade team directly at (508) 339-5163.