HELMETTA/SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood PTA wants to say thank you to the healthcare workers on the frontline at area hospitals with healing healthcare hearts. They are collecting donations of individually wrapped granola bars, pretzels, nuts, chips, trail mix, crackers and fruit snacks. To donate, email the Spotswood PTA at spotswoodnjpta@gmail.com. A volunteer will pick up donations from front porches. All care packages will be delivered to local hospitals.

The Spotswood PTA is also asking kids and grownups to send along a thank you note, card or picture expressing their gratitude for the work doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers are doing to help people infected with the coronavirus. Currently, Middlesex County has more than 2,600 coronavirus cases.