Buy a tree, save a life

ROSSVILLE, Georgia (WDEF)- A church is selling Christmas trees at a goal of $15,000 to help people in need

Mercy Ridge Church had a Christmas event over the weekend while selling trees to help raise money for people in need.

Buy a tree, save a life started in Florida and has made its way to North Georgia. The church is his money to help out people in need throughout the rest of the year.

“Every tree that we sell goes to help a child. Half of it stays in our local community and half of The money we raise goes to overseas to support some of the orphanage is that we support all over the world mainly in Africa this time. It’s important time of year to remember to give. Just to be generous and the trees for us or selling trees but it’s the generosity we have so many people that come and give more than what the tree cost and for us that’s what the seasons all about.”

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