More than 1,100 families signed up this year for the boxes of food staples. By donating to this nonprofit food basket effort, you will be giving some needy families in the community a happier holiday.
The basket fund is coordinated and organized by volunteers. All funds collected are used to fill the boxes, which will be given out Dec. 21.
Those helping this week with donations include David and Ellen Smith, $500; four friends, $200; anonymous, $50; Nolen and Betty Lee, $75; Albert and Phyllis Frelemuth, $25; and Mary Lou Hughes, $150.
Donations may be mailed to First Tennessee Bank, P.O. Box 4880, Cleveland TN 37320-4880 or dropped off at First Tennessee Bank at 3870 Keith St.