Monday, November 21, 2016

TOP STORY >> Christmas for Kids asks for help

The Christmas for Kids toy drive is asking the public to donate new toys or monetary donations to help buy new toys so that kids can have a happy Christmas.

“The Christmas for Kids committee works side by side with the Cabot Christmas Alliance in their food drive. We help families that need help during the Christmas Holidays in providing toys for the children so that they may have a good Christmas and enjoy the spirit of the holiday,” the announcement said.

“The families that we help, grows year after year and all money and toy donations helps only children that live in the Cabot School District. We try to help all different ages of children and with your kind heart and generous donation we will be able to do so,” it continued.

To sponsor a family or to bring a family in need to the attention of Christmas for Kids, call Terena Woodruff at 501-843-3363, ext. 1029.

Checks can be mailed to Christmas for Kids, c/o Bill Holden, 100 Gunsmoke Drive, Austin, Ark. 72007.

Families who need assistance this year with food or toys, please go to Recipients must live in the Cabot School District area to be eligible. 

To arrange for donated toys to be picked up, call Bill Holden or Rita Stewart at 501-743-3560. Toys may also be brought to any elementary school in the Cabot Public School District today through Dec. 16 or leave a message for Shelley Montoya at 501-286-8912.