Trees for Troops visits Benning

The Trees for Troops program made a stop at Fort Benning Monday morning, bringing nearly700 Christmas trees to soldiers and military families. The program, in its third consecutive year, is expected to deliver nearly 20,000 real Christmas Trees to military families and soldiers acrossthe United States and to soldiers serving overseas. Soldiers and their families arrived early for the giveaway, which began at 10am and was scheduled to last untilall trees were given away. The program is sponsored by the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation and FedEx Corp.