Send a fellow Huskie a care package


By Lifestyle Staff

NIU is now offering care package plans and single care packages to send friends studying on campus or at home. Depending on the bundle, some are full of candies, baked goods or other healthy and less healthy goodies. There is a limited time offer using the code CARE25 for 25% off orders. 

Customers can add a 50-75 word message to attach to the package at check-out. 

The categories for care packages include healthy, birthday and gourmet.

Within the healthy care package options there are bundles for nut free eaters, vegans, organic snacks and more. Prices range from $32 to $190. Some packages include more than others. 

Birthday options include a dozen brownies bundle, Mrs. Fields birthday bear, a tin full of cookies and baked cakes such as salted caramel, lemon coconut, cookies and cream and more. There’s also a “Birthday Surprise” full of various candies. 

Prices for birthday packages range from $25 to $69.99, depending on the baked goods, quantity and goodies going in the basket. 

Gourmet package prices range from $29.99 to $99.99. Options include a Unicorn Box, cupcakes, brownies and more. 

College care package plans are also available. Each plan comes with 4-5 pre-selected care packages for year long snacks. There’s the ultimate cheer plan for $160, regular cheer plan for $125 and healthy living care package plan for $190. 

Visit to select a bundle of love to send someone.