Holiday Spirit seeks publicâ€™s help
By Elburn Herald
on November 21, 2009
Kaneland areaâ€”Holiday Spirit, a joint program between the Kaneland schools and Conley Outreach/West Towns, is in need of organizations, businesses, churches and other groups to adopt local families in need this holiday season.
Last year, Holiday Spirit provided assistance to 153 children in 62 families through the generous donations from this community. Unfortunately, the group anticipates that the need will be even greater this year.
Individuals or groups interested in adopting a family can call Nicole Pryor (social worker at Kaneland John Shields Elementary School) at (630) 466-8500, ext. 108, or Carol Alfrey (West Towns Coordinator) at (630) 365-2880. Monetary donations are also needed to purchase gift certificates for holiday meals. Checks payable to Holiday Spirit can be sent c/o Conley Outreach, P.O. Box 931, Elburn IL 60119.