OLD ORCHARD BEACH — Hugs of Love-Remember Our Troops is assembling holiday gift baskets for the 20 veterans at the Veterans Career House in Biddeford and the Arthur B. Huot Home in Saco.

Items such as candy, $5 gift cards from local supermarkets and toiletries are being collected, and Christmas notes written to the veterans are also sought.

Contact Nancy Lee Kelley or Louise Reid at 934-2360 to donate. Go to www.hugs-of-love.org for more information.