FORT HOOD, Texas — Trees for Troops has donated hundreds of trees to be given away to Fort Hood Soldiers beginning at noon Dec.6 in Fort Hood Stadium here.

Trees for Troops, a program of the Christmas Spirit Foundation, provides free, farm-grown Christmas Trees to members in all branches of the U.S. military and their Families, through donations, sponsorship, grants and the work of many volunteers. For more information visit

Since 2005, more than 191,000 free, farm-grown Christmas trees have been provided to troops and military Families in the United States and overseas through Trees for Troops.

Trees are provided on a first come, first serve basis while supplies last.

Media interested in attending the event should call (254) 291-2317 and meet the Public Affairs escort 11:30 p.m. Dec.6 in the south parking lot of the Marvin Leath Visitor Center.