Non-profit to send care packages to soldiers overseas - WNEM TV 5

Non-profit to send care packages to soldiers overseas

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LAPEER, MI (WNEM) -

Thousands of brave men and women all across the globe risk their lives to defend our nation every day. It’s those folks who don’t always have the opportunity to be home for the holidays.

So, the employees of Lapeer County Vision Center want your help to give our heroes the care they deserve.

The volunteer non-profit organization sends holiday care package to soldiers across the globe. It will collect donations from patients and match up to $25 per patient with a discount off their bill.

So far, the group has collect over $1,000.

Donations will be accepted until Christmas Eve and will be used to buy hard to obtain items like soap, toothpaste, coffee, cookies and other treats from home.

For more information, click here

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