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HME Office and Norman Students Collect Items for Marines

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Members of Norman Regional’s Home Medical Equipment office and cheerleaders from Alcott Middle School teamed up to support an Oklahoma hero.

“When the Alcott cheerleaders heard about the need, they decided to make collecting goods to send to the marine group their community service project. ”
When the Alcott cheerleaders heard about the need, they decided to make collecting goods to send to the marine group their community service project.

HME employee Vicki Kerby’s son Staff Sgt. Jason Kirby is serving our country in Afghanistan. When her co-workers found out the young man and his unit needed basic items like shampoo, soap and snack foods, they got busy collecting those things.

When the Alcott cheerleaders heard about the need, they decided to make collecting goods to send to the marine group their community service project. The collected items have been boxed up and sent to Afghanistan. The marines should receive the goodies before Christmas.