June 20th, 2015 12:03 pm

First Posted: 4/11/2012

AMVETS volunteers are out at VA medical facilities and Veteran Homes across the country to recognize and support sick and hospitalized veterans for "Because We Care Day."

"Because We Care Day," which was April 4, is a tradition , where volunteers visit with veterans at health care facilities and distribute personal hygiene kits.

AMVETS Post #59 Hanover Township & AMVETS Post #189 Greater Pittston will conduct their annual AMVETS ceremony at the Gino Merli Veterans Home, Scranton General Purpose Room, April 11, at 2:45 p.m.