WAKE FOREST—The American Legion Post 187 Riders are collecting donations this Sunday for the Wounded Warrior family Christmas party at Fort Bragg Warrior Transition Battalion Dec. 18.
Gifts or cash donations may be dropped off at the American Legion Post at 225 E. Holding Ave., either during the monthly pancake breakfast from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. this Sunday, or prior to the Christmas parade Dec. 14.
Some of the women in the Auxiliary are knitting and crocheting children’s hats and Legionnaires are packing stockings with candy and collecting donations to purchase Walmart gift cards.
Many recuperating soldiers are young with small children. Coloring books and crayons are especially appreciated; and toys, games, and gifts for the soldiers are also accepted.
For further information please contact Commander Alan Roth, 919-727-9731 or Rich Heroux at 919-494-2707.