Peabody Properties Hosts iPods for Vets Event
Peabody Properties’ Pleasant Street Apartments was the site of an iPods for Veterans event to support the organization that has given thousands of electronics and gifts to badly injured members of the U.S. military who served in Iraq and Afghanistan and are now recovering in military hospitals. Pleasant Street residents have served in various U.S. military conflicts and are formerly homeless veterans or veterans at risk of being homeless. All residents received new Bose headphones, as well as raffle prizes of branches of service hats, new wireless speakers, and earbuds. The Danvers Pop Warner 4th Grade Football Team raised funds to cover the expenses of the headphones.