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Americus seeks sponsors for Parade of Trees

Americus is looking for folks to participate in its 14th annual Parade of Trees. (Source: WALB) Americus is looking for folks to participate in its 14th annual Parade of Trees. (Source: WALB)
Americus Program Coordinator Qaijuan Willis (Source: WALB) Americus Program Coordinator Qaijuan Willis (Source: WALB)
The deadline to sponsor a tree is November 16th. (Source: WALB) The deadline to sponsor a tree is November 16th. (Source: WALB)
AMERICUS, GA (WALB) -

Americus is looking for folks to participate in its 14th annual Parade of Trees.

Americus Main Street provides and sets up the six foot tree and lights in Rylander Park.

Sponsors can buy a tree in honor or memory a loved one.

So far, 10 of the 30 trees have sponsors.

"The community is very receptive of it, they love to display the pictures, decorations for their loved ones that may have gone on or those who are in the military who can't make it home so they really take pride in it. They want to make it look great," said Americus Program Coordinator Qaijuan Willis.

The deadline to sponsor a tree is November 16th.

Here are the options:

Option #1 Sponsors decorate with your decorations - $50

Option #2 Americus Main Street decorate with sponsor's decorations - $60

Option #3 Americus Main Street decorate with their decorations - $75

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