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LCC invites veterans for donuts and coffee

Students invited over 40 relatives and alumni veterans to attend an all-school mass held to recognize those who have served our country. Students invited over 40 relatives and alumni veterans to attend an all-school mass held to recognize those who have served our country.
This year was the first time LCC has celebrated their veterans in this way. This year was the first time LCC has celebrated their veterans in this way.

Students at Lima Central Catholic are doing their part to honor local veterans.

Students invited over 40 relatives and alumni veterans to attend an all-school mass held to recognize those who have served our country, with coffee and donuts provided for the vets and their students after. Students have also been collecting money to purchase hats and gloves to donate as a thanks to veterans in the area. The donation will go to the Veterans Food Pantry in Lima, an organization dedicated to helping veterans and their families in need.

1st lieutenant and deacon, Patrick Minnich says that it's important for students to understand what sacrifice was made for them. This year was the first time LCC has celebrated their veterans in this way and Deacon Minnich says the school plans on making it a yearly event and that it will only get bigger from here.

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