The Best Times to Send a Care Package — Student Edition

The Best Times to Send a Care Package — Student Edition
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The Best Times to Send a Care Package — Student Edition

Freshman 15? ... No Thank You!

Fight off the freshman 15 with monthly care packages that are packed with nutritional foods and vitamins! Low-fat granola bars and microwaveable popcorn are great choices to keep snacking under control.

For He's a Jolly Good Fellow

Happy birthday to you! Although you might not be there to celebrate, you can send your child a package with sweet treats on his or her birthday and help make the day extra special.

Is that really my alarm?

The end of summer means the beginning of classes. Send your kids off to school with a care package filled with family favorites to give them a boost of confidence and keep homesickness at bay.

So Much to Do, So Little Time

With the end of the semester comes countless papers, mind-boggling final exams and tear-filled goodbyes. The last thing on a student's mind is moving out! Send your child a surprise care package to help them power through the chaos and get ready for moving day.

A Spooky Time of Year

Trick or treat! Fill a package with healthy snacks, such as pretzels, for a Halloween treat. Don't forget to add a little candy!

Test Time!

Finals can be a student's worst nightmare! Send your child a care package of healthy brain food, such as mixed nuts, apples and dried fruit, to help them ace their exams.


Whether your child is preparing for the big game, pulling all-nighters to cram for finals or simply feeling a little homesick, sending them the perfect care package will definitely brighten up their day! Click through to see the best times to send your son or daughter a care package while they are away from home.

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