SOMERS, N.Y. - A tag sale organized by Mancini Realty in Somers raised over $1,000 for United for Troops, a Yorktown-based non-profit that sends care packages to military personnel serving overseas.

The $1,000 will help United for the Troops purchase postage and ship the packages. Each box costs about $15 to ship.

The tag sale was held Saturday, Sept. 17, at the Mancini Realty offices on Route 202. Items, such as children’s books, toys, children’s clothing, furniture, household items, tools, seasonal items, electronics, towels and linens were donated and resold at the tag sale.