LAS CRUCES – Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse in Las Cruces, has donated 12 crab apple and plum trees to East Picacho Elementary School and Oñate High School.
Lowe’s Manager Larry R. Marta said his store likes to make donate to local schools whenever possible.
Marta is a native Las Crucen who is “vested in helping student groups including the Las Cruces Public Schools and local Scout troops,” he said. Lowe's has previously made donations to a number of other local schools.
Six trees will be donated to each school. They are each 12-14 inches tall and come in 23-gallon buckets.