Over 130 children and youth are sheltered with their parents at CCO, during the holidays and all throughout the year. Our donors, volunteers, and supporters have always been a valuable part of making the season bright for each and every child. Holiday work starts as early as September with individuals and groups contacting Eve, our Christmas coordinator, anxious to gather new toys and basic necessities for the families sheltered with us. As the gifts begin … Continue reading
Elevate Jr. High group from Willow Creek Community Church was back again this year to put on the Family Christmas party for all our shelter children — Face-painting, gingerbread house-making, coloring pictures, making foam project reindeers and Santas, and even cookie frosting and decorating. Smiles covering the faces of children of all ages in a bright, colorful, festive atmosphere. Thank you Elevate and Willow Creek Community Church for making this happen once again!