Carthage VFW wraps weekend honoring 9/11 victims
CARTHAGE, Mo. – On Sunday morning, VFW Post 2590 members got together to raise some money and fill some bellies with a tasty breakfast buffet.
This wrapped up their three day fundraising event and rally for 2020. Each plate of food cost five dollars.
The group wanted to honor lives lost on 9/11, dedicating the weekend in remembrance of those victims.
Organizers say they’re thankful for the community support.
“It’s awesome, very awesome. We’re lucky that way because in this area there are a lot of people who come out and give their heart and souls to local veteran, and we see that all time. We do a lot of fundraisers and we’re very blessed to have the support of the local area, ” said VFW member Michael Juris.