Giving Tree taking donations for this year's program in Canton
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 2:41 pm

Mary Shatraw and her husband, Phil Shatraw, fill out gift tags for this year’s Giving Tree project sponsored by the Canton Church & Community Program. The tags will be available soon at area businesses and churches. Photo submitted by Sue Mende.

CANTON -- The holidays are around the corner and the Canton Church & Community Program is gearing up for this year’s Giving Tree program.

The project will provide clothing, toys and food coupons for families in Canton, DeKalb, Clare, Russell, and Rensselaer Falls.

Applications for families are available at the Church & Community office, 7 Main St. Tags will soon be available at area businesses, churches, banks and college campuses for those who would like to donate unwrapped gifts or money to the program.

Gifts will be picked up by families Dec. 15-16 at the Canton fire station, Riverside Drive.

Volunteers are also needed.

For more information, contact Giving Tree Coordinator Frances Bailey, at 315-386-4962 or at [email protected].