CCCF

Toys or gift cards for ages 2 to 12 years of age were provided for 315 children during the annual Concordia Christmas Charity Fund (CCCF), according to Rena Pitts.

She said 225 families and senior citizens were provided a bag of groceries.

In all, the fund assisted approximately 600 people this Christmas.

Pitts also said the following donations were received:

Delta Bank, $1,000.

Concordia Bank, $1,000.

Tensas Bank, $500.

Lake St. John Exercise Group, $200.

Milliken Dentistry, $150.

Miss-Lou Eye Care, $150.

Barry and Ann Maxwell, $300, in memory of Claire Maxwell, Marjorie Vogt and Theresa Pullen.

Barry and Anny Maxwell, $500, in memory of Myles Hopkins, Joe Doughty, Sam Hanna, Lloyd Love and Dan Renfro.

Pitts Family, $300, in memory of Ray and Little Ray Pitts.

Anonymous, $100.

Ron and Kay Jinkins, $25.

Rob and Jeanine Herrington, $150, in memory of Jezelle L. Headley and in honor of special friends.

Carol Blitzer, $100, in memory of Marty and Bea Nathanson, Ben and Rose Lopoo and Evelyn Lopoo.

New St. James Baptist Church, $100.

Dorothy Chauvin, $50, in memory of Dorothy Jean Falkenheiner.

Don and Loretta Blankenstein, $100.

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