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It's Easter Basket Time!

Please consider donations of pre-filled Easter baskets for the local children (ages 1-12) who are served by our poverty-assistance programs.We are asking for the following donations:

  • Pre-filled, age labeled Easter baskets of a $20 maximum value for boys and girls (candy, toys, toiletries, games, etc.)
  • Easter decorations, candy, toys
  • Empty Easter baskets, buckets, bags, etc.
  • Cash donations to purchase and fill additional baskets
  • Baskets can be dropped off at St. Vincent's Thrift Shop -- 500 East Fourth Street (corner of Valley & 4th) in Reno or St. Vincent's Super Thrift - 190 E. Glendale in Sparks (corner of Glendale and McCarran in the old JC Penney outlet. Please specify upon drop off that the items are for "Operation: Easter Basket." To make a cash donation to the event, please send checks to: PO Box 5099 Reno, NV 89513

St. Vincent's will distribute the baskets at our "Operation: Easter Basket" pancake breakfast and party at St. Vincent's Dining Room on Sunday, March 20 from 10 a.m. to noon The event is free, but in order to attend, needy families MUST pre-register, and it's only open to the first 500 children who are signed up. In order to reserve space, please call our Kids to Seniors Korner program director Sandra Carrillo at 858-5253 or 858-5251.

     For more information, call us at 775-322-7073  or email jowen@ccsnn.org. You can visit our event page at: http://ccsnn.org/





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