by Caryn Haller
challer@recordcourier.com

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November 27, 2013
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‘Tis better to give than receive

While thousands of shoppers are bustling around stores today, standing in lines and arguing over who the last 52-inch television belongs to, nonprofits around Douglas County are hoping to have enough volunteers and donations to fulfill their large wish lists. Project Santa Claus, Young At Heart and Austin’s House are just a few who help the county’s youngest and oldest residents have a merry Christmas. Austin’s House is an emergency shelter for children, and can accommodate 10 children ages 0-18 at any given time. There is no limit on the length of stay, however, children stay an average of 50 …

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The Record Courier Updated Dec 2, 2013 04:54PM Published Dec 2, 2013 04:06PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.