Volunteers hand out 1,400 stockings to nursing home residents - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Volunteers hand out 1,400 stockings to nursing home residents

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

Volunteers spent time Wednesday visiting nursing homes to give out Christmas stockings to the residents.

The Salvation Army along with Med Asset made and stuffed about 1,400 stockings with an assortment of goodies.

They broke into five teams and visited multiple nursing homes throughout the day.

As well as spending time with the residents, they also gave them Christmas artwork made by children from area schools.

The Salvation Army has been visiting nursing homes for about 50 years and Med Asset has been helping locally for three years. 

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