Poppy Day declared Nov. 10 in Cumming

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CUMMING, Ga. — The city of Cumming has declared Nov. 10 as Poppy Day.

Members of the American Legion Post 307 and its Ladies Auxiliary received a proclamation denoting the day at a Cumming City Council meeting Oct. 16.

Red poppies are symbols of veterans who served and died for this country.

Each Veterans Day, the American Legion Auxiliary offers Veterans Poppies to the public. All donations to this fund are used to provide rehabilitation assistance and comfort items to veterans of the U.S. military and their families.

Veterans Day is on Monday, Nov. 12.