PREMONT - Recently, Martha Rebio donated a collection bin to the Premont Lions Club to be used to collect old eyeglasses that would be repurposed and given to those in need. The collection bin was placed at the Premont City Hall where anyone can donate their old eyeglasses.

According to Andy Garza with the Premont Lions Club, the eyeglasses would than be taken to a recycling center in Corpus Christi were they will be cleaned and polished. Afterwards, the repurposed eyeglasses will be recycled back to the public.