NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) Lia Auto Group is giving back to our nation’s veterans.
Company President William Lia presented a check for $11,350 on Wednesday to the VA Central Western Massachusetts Healthcare System. Since March, Lia Group has been setting aside a portion of all Massachusetts dealership sales to donate to the VA.
VA Director Roger Johnson took the opportunity to address the on-going issues involving wait times for veteran health care.
“We’ve been making great strides in terms of trying to improve access for the some of the patients who have the longest in terms of new appointments and i think we’re making progress, Johnson told 22News.
The funds will be used to help care for hospitalized veterans at the facility.