Rep. Schneider collecting holiday cards for troops

Democratic U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider of Highland Park is collecting holiday cards that will be sent to military personnel.

Cards can be dropped off at Schneider's office in Lincolnshire through Dec. 12 for the "Holiday Cards for Heroes" program. They should be left in the drop box outside the office, 111 Barclay Blvd., Suite 200. Envelopes shouldn't be sealed.

Schneider's staff collected and distributed more than 500 cards last year with assistance from the United Service Organizations. For more information, call (847) 383-4870.

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