EDITOR:During the busiest time of the year at the Carson Valley Community Food Closet our volunteers and retail partners went above and beyond with countless hours of collecting, sorting and distributing food. A huge thank-you to our volunteers and retail partners Raley’s, Scolaris, Walmart, Costco and Target — without you the Food Closet would not exist. We would like to thank the community for its overwhelming support, particularly the following organizations, companies, and individuals for their generous donations: Steve and Lynn Fair, Donna and Ed Coker, Lyla and Lee Bender, Bonnie Bender, E.N. Hartman, Pierre and Catherine McHale, Roberta Wilson, Morene Simon, John and Elizabeth Williams, Donald Babb and Judith Babb, Topaz SageHens, Sally Jasperson, Alexandra Peters, Sara Center, Virginia Craik, Carolyn Shinn, Douglas and Marian Johnson, Jack and Junea Kingsbury, Raymond Snow, Raymond and Julia Wilson, Daniel Greenlee and Gail Durham, Cory and Kathleen Tomascak, Kevin and Becky Servatius, Coventry Cross Ep. Church, Dennis and Hollie Giottonini, Betty and Paul Messer, Paul and Gail Ford, Mrs. Marcella Oxoby, James and Nancy Robeson, Gray Matter, Douglas Disposal employees and customers, Taildragger Cafe Patrons and Employees, Joseph Saeli, Jr, All About Dance, Robert and Kathy Spaniel, Coim and Joyce Hollister, Ellen Perkins, Steven and Sandra Bolger, Jeff and Debbe Weisend, Robert Marsh, JF and SB Sweeney, Jay and Jolaine Johnson, Michael and Suzanne Rowe, Ardith and Gary Flyr, Helping Hands Thrift Shop, Tollmann, Inc., GPEGI LLC - Carson Valley Inn, Sally Rubio, Gardnerville Santa Crawl patrons and merchants: Sharkeys, Overland, The French, Buckaroos, Nevada Ugly, JT Basque, The New Rancho Grande and Troy Phillips and Ryan Lands, Elaine and Palmer Haugen, LJ and P Schmidt, Paul and June Bachman, Beta Sigma Phi Preceptor Chapter, Tim and Cynthia Egan, Brian and Marilyn Doyle, Mike and Nancy Reitman, Donald Morrison, Philip and Carol Hanifan, Ellen Lucas, Adam Lazeer and Maria Falconieri, David Thomas and Vicki Hargrove, Godecke Land and Livestock Co., John Toomey, Sandra Draper, Raoul and Zoe Noland, Thomas and Nancy Reimers, Sarah Decew, R & B Taverns, Inc., Steven Noble, Sylvia Marks, Carol Brodie and to the many donors who wished to remain anonymous. My sincere apologies for any names that were misspelled.If you would like to make a donation of food or cash or would like to volunteer please call Tina at 782-3711 to arrange a time or stop by the Carson Valley Community Food Closet at 1255 Waterloo, Gardnerville while we’re open from noon – 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday.