Local financial group gives back

Local financial group gives back

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A local financial group is celebrating a successful campaign to collect packages for troops overseas.

On Thursday, Wells Fargo advisors showed off what it's employees and clients donated to a program called 'Operation American Pride.'

Wells Fargo estimates this local program will send close to 1000 care packages to American service men and women.

Greg Strnadel,Senior VP, Wells Fargo says that, "it's special to be able to give back to the community.  What we have is at the expense of men and women overseas and this is a way we can give back."

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