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LES Student Council helps support homeless veterans

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LOCAL NEWS — According to the Department of Veteran Affairs, over 37,800 vets across the United States face homelessness … many go without shelter and live on the streets. The Lynchburg Elementary School Student Council hopes to support those men and women with a personal care items drive happening now through November 26.

Students will collect new toothbrushes, toothpaste, mouthwash, deodorant, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, soap, socks, t-shirts, and blankets. Items may be sent to LES with students or dropped off at the LES office until Tuesday, November 26. All donated items will be delivered to the Tennesssee Department of Veteran Affairs. For more information, contact the school at 931-759-7388. •

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