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VIDEO: LI foundation sends milestone package to troops

Dorine Kenney's organization - the Jacob's Light Foundation - has been sending all sorts of supplies to battlefield troops - from snacks, to warm socks, to sanitary supplies and portable heaters - since her son was killed seven years ago in Iraq. This is her way of remembering and honoring her son. Her group has become perhaps the largest of its kind on Long Island sending much needed supplies to American forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.

On Monday, at an American Legion hall in Brentwood, the Middle Island resident sealed a 30-pound box that pushed the total her organization has collected for troops since 2003 to the 400,000-pound mark.

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