CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Trinity Lutheran Church mission group traveled hundreds of miles from Northport, NY to repair homes for local Charleston veterans in need.
"Words can describe how I'm feeling right now…to come out this morning and see what I've been praying for," Harvey Simmons, local veteran
Simmons was surprised with a new electronic scooter Friday, to use with the newly built 65-ft wheelchair accessible ramp.
"It's just a wonderful feeling," Simmons said. "It's amazing to see what they've accomplished in a week's time."
Last year, the group connected with the Charleston VA Medical Center and the hospital's Voluntary Service Department to repair veteran homes in Savannah, GA.