Liberty and Freedom
Time: December 3, 2012 from 10am to 11pm
Location: Wahmhoff Farms Nursery
Street: 23090 M40 Hwy
City/Town: Gobles, MI
Website or Map: http://goo.gl/maps/5W9Zi
Event Type: community, support
Organized By: Betsy Wahmhoff Perales
Latest Activity: Nov 19, 2012
FedEx will pick up the donated Michigan-grown Christmas trees during the Trees for Troops Loading Event at Wahmhoff Farms Nursery, located at 23090 M40 Hwy, Gobles MI on Monday, December 3rd this year. We are planning on loading by10 am.
This year’s Michigan-grown Christmas trees are destined for Fort Knox, Kentucky.
More information is available here: Web sites: www.treesfortroops.org and www.christmasspiritfoundation.org. Visitors to these sites can view photos/video of the program, leave a message for the troops and donate to the Christmas Spirit Foundation.
Please mark the date on your calendar, and don't hesitate to contact us with any questions! We would love to have you join us at our farm on Monday, December 3rd to help load the FedEx trailers with the donated Christmas trees. Apple cider and donuts will be provided!
Becky Rasmussen, National Christmas Tree Association: “There's no way that Trees for Troops would be the success it is today without all of our supporters. Our only wish is that each and every one of you who donates a tree, or coordinates a pick-up, or collects consumer donations could see the joy that this program brings to the military recipients who benefit from it. When you see families lined up for blocks to pick up their tree, or the joy in their eyes when the FedEx truck arrives, or a child picking out their tree for the first time, it suddenly becomes worth it…”