The Christ­mas Giv­ing Tree re­turns

The Free Press (Corowa) - - FRONT PAGE -

The Ro­tary Club of Corowa, in con­junc­tion with Su­per IGA Corowa, is again run­ning a Christ­mas Giv­ing Tree.

The Giv­ing Tree will start Fri­day, November 17 and run through un­til Mon­day, De­cem­ber 20.

The club is look­ing for gifts of toys and non­per­ish­able food, prefer­able un­wrapped, which can be left un­der the Christ­mas Tree which will be set up at in front of the check­out at the su­per­mar­ket.

All do­na­tions will then be col­lected by the lo­cal St Vin­cent de Paul vol­un­teers and dis­trib­uted to fam­i­lies in Corowa, ir­re­spec­tive of re­li­gion, who are ex­pe­ri­enc­ing some dif­fi­cul­ties at Christ­mas time.

The Ro­tary Club is hop­ing the peo­ple and busi­nesses of Corowa will open their hearts and leave gifts of un­wrapped toys and non­per­ish­able food un­der the Christ­mas tree set up in front of the IGA su­per­mar­ket’s check­outs.

This is the 13th year the Giv­ing Tree has been con­ducted and many lo­cal fam­i­lies have ben­e­fited from the gen­eros­ity of com­mu­nity at this special time of year.

The Ro­tary Club is hop­ing the peo­ple of Corowa will again be gen­er­ous at this special time of year.

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