Grand Island Veterans Home to Receive Gifts from Ainsworth Schools and Community

The 7th and 8th Grade Social Studies students at Ainsworth Community Schools collected items at the school’s Veterans’ Day Program to be donated to the Grand Island Veterans’ Home. The Grand Island Veterans’ Home, originally known as the Nebraska Soldiers and Sailors Home, opened in 1887 and was the first Veterans’ home in Nebraska. Items that were donated this year included food items, toiletries, magazines and books, CD’s, playing cards, etc.

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