I wrote a story this Sunday about a struglling Youngstown mom and her two precious kids.
Below is how to reach out to them and 8 other families being helped by a startup effort from Mooney grad Jaime Hughes.
Supporting Poverty Stricken Kids & Abandoned/Abused Pets
Monetary contributions at any Huntington Bank.
Deadline: Friday December 16, 2011
Accepting EVERYTHING from toys, clothes, cleaners, household items, school supplies, furniture etc. We will utilize EVERYTHING donated!
Drop Off Locations:
Angels for Animals: 4750 W. So. Range Rd (330) 549-1111
Cat Ladies Society: 2177 Mahoning Ave (330) 792-4228
Hands on Volunteer Network: 5500 Market St Suite #106 (330) 782-5877.
Contact GiftDrive@yahoo.comhref="GiftDrive@yahoo.com">GiftDrive@yahoo.com> on how to volunteer, questions, concerns or comments.
Also, on Saturday's front page of The Vindicator, we related how the Salvation Army has been hit hard by family needs and a lack of donors to measure up to the demand.
Plese link on our story here to see if you can have an impact on Christmas for some families.