Christmas Friends nears $26,000 goal
Through the generosity of donors and volunteers, Christmas Friends Inc. recently completed its 27th year helping the less fortunate of Middlesex County.
In 2012, Christmas Friends served 301 clients—211 children and 90 adults. More than $28,800 was spent on gifts, and monetary donations are still needed.
This week $250 was donated, bringing total donations to $24,413.32—$1,836.68 short of the $26,000 goal.
Christmas Friends is a 501(c)(3) organization and all funds go to help the needy. Tax-deductible donations may be made payable to Christmas Friends Inc., c/o Southside Sentinel, P.O. Box 549, Urbanna, VA 23175.
Recent donations include:
Thomas Phillips, $250.
Total this week: $250.
Total to date: $24,413.32