Luzerne County Community College

LCCC BASIC CLUB SPONSORS HEROES TREE-Members of the Luzerne County Community College Brothers and Sisters in Christ (BASIC) Club have decorated a Christmas tree at the College’s Campus Center. The tree includes the names of 26 homeless veterans. Participants are asked to take a name from the tree and purchase the gifts requested. All gift donations will be distributed to the veterans who are housed at the St. Francis of Assisi Veterans Home in Scranton. Shown with the Heroes Tree are, front from left: Bethany Taylor, vice president, BASIC; Jennifer Pijuan, member, BASIC; Aaron Keller, Mountain Top, member, BASIC; Hanna Joan Martins, member, BASIC; and Dagmar Frias, secretary, BASIC. Back: Machelle Smith, advisor, BASIC; Rob Armillei, member, BASIC; Bryan Bowser, member, BASIC; Dyheem Simmons, member, BASIC; Alex Turavski, member, BASIC; Bethany Bowser, president, BASIC; and Carlos Pijuan, member, BASIC.