The Deacons and Growing as Disciples are working with Giftmart, a local, established program to provide donated Christmas toys for low-income Longwood School families. On Saturday, December 16, Longwood families will shop for toys at the school. Each family pays $2 per toy and can buy up to 5-6 toys.
How can you help?
1) Purchase new toys (no stuffed animals or board games) for $10-$20 each and donate them unwrapped to River Glen on two Sundays: Dec. 3 and Dec. 10;
2) Take the toys to Community Christian Church (Yellow Box) on Dec. 10 or sign up to help sort toys at Community Christian vairous times available here ;
3) Donate cookies for the parents and children to enjoy on shopping day, Dec. 16;
4) Volunteer for shopping day, Dec. 16, from 7:30am – noon at Longwood by clicking here. Registration is open now through Dec. 11.
Sign-up sheets for #2 and #3 are on the Opportunity Table.