Volunteers prepare Christmas trees for overseas troops

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Volunteers prepared Christmas trees to send overseas to troops on Tuesday.

FedEx, The Christmas Spirit Foundation and Dull’s Tree Farm are kicking off their Trees for Troops campaign by shipping 200 Indiana grown trees to Guam.

The groups said the trees were donated from all over the state. They said they plan to deliver more than 18,000 real trees to military families in the states and overseas.

Tuesday’s kickoff event was held at 9 a.m. at Dull’s tree farm in Thorntown.