November 16th-29th, Wheelock collected donations for the Proctor Business District's Giving Tree. Patrons were invited to take a tag off the giving tree and purchase the item listed to give to veterans at the American Lake Veterans Home and their homeless veteran outreach program.
This year Wheelock collected:
577 holiday cards
178 packages of Ramen noodles
131 personal care items (toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, etc.)
42 pairs of socks
27 items of clothing
19 gift cards
Thank you for your generosity and for showing local veterans that you care during this holiday season!