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Vistar Eye Center Lends a Helping Hand to Seniors

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Vistar Eye Center in Salem is proud to be listed among the locations who are receiving donations for this year’s Soup for Seniors drive. Read the original article here.

This will be the 8th year for the Roanoke-area drive, which provides cans of soup, crackers, and other small food items to retirees in the area who are in need. The drive was founded in 2006 by Barbara James, a longtime director of Local Office on Aging Foster Grandparents and Senior Companion programs, according to the Roanoke Times.

Soup for Seniors will be accepting donations throughout this week (Feb 2-7). To make a donation or to learn more about this worthwhile cause, stop by Vistar Eye Center’s Salem office, located at 426 W. Main Street, or contact the LOA office at (540) 345-0541.