We were thrilled to be able to take part in the first of two of Morrie’s Chippewa Valley Mazda 60 Days of Giving today in Chippewa Falls. The first winner of a free car from Morrie’s CV Mazda and a year’s worth of free gas from Mega! CO-OP Holiday was James Heber. James is a homeless veteran living at the Veterans Housing and Recoving Program at Pine Hall in Chippewa Falls. James was nominated by his case manager, Dana Schimmel.
James is a veteran at the Veterans Housing and Recovery Program for homeless veterans in Chippewa Falls. James has been working very hard at getting his life back on track. James works full time at a gas station and rides his bike 7-8 miles to his job every day. saving money, however is in need of a vehicle to better his commute to his job. James has recently completed a 36′ painted mural at the program displaying the life of a veteran and some of their hardships they deal with.
James volunteered over 800 hours to paint the mural in Pine Hall that is a story of a veteran. Find the Story Online at WEAU 13 News!
We’re excited to be able to play a part in giving back to our communities in such a special way by offering free gas for a year with Morrie’s free car during the 2019 60 Days of Giving. The second giveaway will take place on January 4, 2019. The deadline to submit your nominations is December 27, 2018. Make a nomination at 60daysofgiving.com!