Hair Salon assists homeless vets


Gwen Reese is lending her help to collect items for Valley homeless veterans.

For the next few weeks, people can drop off non-perishable food and other items at Reese’s beauty salon, A-Affordable Hair, 13930 Camino del Sol in Sun City West. The items will be delivered to a Victory Place, where homeless veterans live.

“If I can help one person, then that’s very important to me,” Reese said.

Pat Horton, who started the project, said after finding out about Victory Place she wanted to help and asked Reese to assist her.

In addition to the donation drive, Horton also has organized two “Sock-it-to-Me” projects, giving thousands of socks to veterans.

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