VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Trees for Troops.
Christmas SPIRIT Foundation has teamed up with FedEx to celebrate its 13th year of bringing real, fresh-cut Christmas trees to military families and troops.
Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story will receive about 300 trees on December 1 for distribution to junior enlisted military families. Active duty personnel and family members were able to pick a tree from the selection on the same day..
The tree distribution ran from noon until 7 p.m. at the former Sandpiper Recreation Center on board JEB Fort Story.
Trees for Troops brings together the collective efforts of the farm-grown Christmas Tree industry, FedEx and consumers to deliver, on average, 17,000 Real Christmas Trees to 60+ military bases throughout the U.S. and overseas.
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