TRUCKEE, Calif. (KOLO) -The annual Truckee Group Christmas is approaching when meals, coats and toys are collected and given to the city’s most weak residents.
That features Truckee’s low earnings and homebound seniors, low wage-earning working households, these with hardships, the homeless and likewise teenage moms and their infants.
The non-profit group organizing TCC seeks town-wide involvement via mid-December.
“To me, what TCC does is all about this city taking good care of its personal and letting our most needy residents know that their fellow neighborhood members care about them,” mentioned Katie Shaffer, TCC board president.
To assist, go to: https://www.truckeecommunitychristmas.com/.
Listed here are methods to assist:
Coat Drive: Donate heat, clear, gently used winter coats or buy them new. Each grownup and youngsters’s jackets are wanted and might be accepted at Church of the Mountains in downtown Truckee or Tahoe Forest Church on Hirschdale Street beginning in November. Different coat drop-off places could also be added.
Meals Drive: TCC asks for monetary donations and not collects and distributes donated meals gadgets. Program recipients obtain native grocery retailer reward playing cards.
Toy Drive: The Toy Drive ensures children and youths as much as age 17 have at the least one current to open. Toy donations might be accepted at places throughout city from Thanksgiving weekend till mid-December.
Donation places: https://www.truckeecommunitychristmas.com/drop-off-locations.
Individuals who want to get help should apply by Nov. 20. Apply right here: https://www.truckeecommunitychristmas.com/candidates.
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