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Give a Gift

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The holidays are here. 9&10 News and Farm Bureau Insurance, Michigan's Insurance Company, want to encourage you to make the holidays a special time for everyone. Hundreds of families in Northern Michigan need help and no child should go without for the holidays. There are ways you can help. Adopt-a-child or adopt-a-family for the holidays or donate toys and other gifts to be distributed to families in need. Whatever contribution you can make will help. Look below to find an organization accepting holiday help in your area.

Alpena County

ACC Christmas Wish List

Contact Kathleen at Volunteer Services

989-358-7335

Donations needed by December 6th

 

Salvation Army Angeltree

Contact Joan at the Salvation Army

989-356-4419

Pick your angel by December 16th

 

Holiday Giving Program

Contact Carrie at the Dept. of Human Services

989-785-6025 or badgeroc2@michigan.gov

Donations needed by December 3rd

 

Vietnam Vets Operation Holiday and Toys for Kids

Contact Michael at the Vietnam Vets

989-255-3522

Donations needed by December 24th

Benzie County

Holiday Giving Program

Contact Cosette at the Dept. of Human Services

231-398-4113

Donations needed by December 12th

Charlevoix County

Community Giving Program

Contact Shirley at the Dept. of Human Services

231-348-1636 or gillespies@michigan.gov

Donations needed by December 18th

Cheboygan County

Adopt-a-Family Program

Contact Aleta at the Salvation Army

231-627-9003

Commitments needed by December 20th

Chippewa County

Holiday Spirit Project

Contact Captain Amy Voss at the Salvation Army

906-632-6521

Donations needed by December 17th

Clare County

Toys for Tots

Contact Lucinda

989-621-7505

Or drop off gifts in any Toys for Tots box throughout the community

Donations needed by December 14th

Crawford County

Crawford County Christmas Adopt-a-Family Program

Contact the Dept. of Human Services

989-348-7691

Grand Traverse County

Holiday Need Program

Drop gifts off at the Goodwill Retail Store in Traverse City

Donations needed by December 13th

Isabella County

Adopt-a-Family Holiday Assistance Program

Contact Amy at the United Way of Isabella County

989-773-9863 or amytown@unitedwayisaco.org

Commitments needed by December 10th

 

Toys for Tots

Contact Lucinda

989-621-7505

Or drop off gifts in any Toys for Tots box throughout the community

Donations needed by December 14th

Kalkaska County

Community Giving Program

Contact the Kalkaska Area Interfaith Resources (KAIR)

231-258-7836

Donations needed by November 30th

 

Adopt-a-Family

Contact Deb at the Dept. of Human Services

231-258-1233

Commitments needed by December 10th

 

Toys for Tots

Contact Karen

231-357-5750

Or drop off gifts in any Toys for Tots box throughout the community by December 21st

Lake County

Lake County Christmas Program at the Luther Lion's Club

Contact Dawn at the Dept. of Human Services

231-745-8159 or bushoused@michigan.gov

Leelanau County

Holiday Need Program

Drop gifts off at Radio Shack in Suttons Bay

Donations needed by December 10th

Luce County

Holiday Spirit Project

Contact Jennifer at the Dept. of Human Services

906-635-4103 or duntonj@michigan.gov

Mackinac County

Adopt-a-Child Christmas Program

Contact Jennifer at the Dept. of Human Services

906-643-9550 or duntonj@michigan.gov

Commitments needed by December 14th

Manistee County

Manistee County Holiday Hope Team

Contact Cosette

231-398-4113

Donations needed by December 17th

 

FiveCAP/WKLA Toys for Tots/Gifts for Teens

Contact Holly at FiveCAP

231-757-3785

Donations needed by December 18th

Mason County

Children Services Family Christmas Wishes

Contact Jane at the Dept. of Human Services

231-845-3226

Donations needed by December 21st

 

FiveCAP/WKLA Toys for Tots/Gifts for Teens

Contact Holly at FiveCAP

231-757-3785

Donations needed by December 18th

Missaukee County

Project Christmas

Contact Mona

231-824-3751

Or drop off gifts in any of the Project Christmas Boxes in Lake City

Donations needed by December 6th

Montmorency County

Holiday Giving Program

Contact Carrie at the Dept. of Human Services

989-785-6025 or badgeroc2@michigan.gov

Donations needed by December 3rd

Oscoda County

Community Giving Program

Contact the Dept. of Human Services

989-826-4000

Wexford County

Project Christmas

Contact Mona

231-824-3751

Or drop off gifts in any of the Project Christmas Boxes in Cadillac

Donations needed by December 6th

If you have a program to add to the list please send an email to trishadodd@9and10news.com

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