SILVER VALLEY CIVITAN PROJECT SANTA UPDATE
Submitted by Gary Arnold
51st edition of Silver Valley Civitan Project Santa is proceeding with a long list of community families. Last year
85 children from 42 families in need \received gifts on Christmas Eve.
The visitation team will
begin work this Sunday (November 26) at 2 PM. Volunteers will begin wrapping large gift boxes at Project Santa Headquarters
People may add to their Christmas
spirit by donating new unwrapped toys to Project Santa at the home of Harold & Joyce Parrish, 12986 East Old Highway 64.
Previously owned clothing and toys donated should be clean, in good repair and only lightly used.
One person with the Christmas spirit has donated around 75 knitted caps, many handmade
by her and others purchased. New Jerusalem United Church of Christ has collected around 75 items food to be distributed.
Monetary contributions may be sent to the Silver Valley Civitan
Club, Inc., c/o Sara Barker, Treasurer, 222 Monroe Drive, Thomasville NC 27360. Churches tend to be the main supporters of
PSC along with a few individuals and businesses. No donation is too large nor to small. All donations should be made by December