Amazing holiday giving helped feed many |

Amazing holiday giving helped feed many


What a wonderful holiday meal we were able to provide due to those of you who are so amazing in your willingness to give to others. Douglas Disposal, as always came through with just an amazing food drive. We just can’t thank you enough.

Food donations received in December (in pounds) St. Gall Catholic Church (485), Russell’s Mercantile (375), Trinity Lutheran Church (17), Christ Presbyterian Church (122), World Gym (92), Douglas County Christmas fair (1,194), Pau-Wau-Lu GREAT class (526), High Sierra Silver Wings (32), Douglas County Public Library (421), Sapphire Wizard Fired Arts (34), Carson Valley Soroptimist (350), All About Dance (350), Douglas Leadership (485), Friends of La Cresta Circle (140), Windhaven (187), Douglas Disposal (9,844), Taildragger Cafe (376), Minden Target (145), Leonard A. Anker family (800), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (345), Carson Tahoe Hospital therapy (65), Valley Cruisers (566), the Knitting Club (62), Gary and Diane Allen (140), Cub Scout Pack No. 33, Pinon Hills Elementary and Grace Academy (203), Douglas County Human Resources (62), Carson Valley Swim Center (160), First Baptist Church (86), Battle Born Wines (330), Castro Chiropractic (135), GL Distributing (168).

As always we so thank those who prefer to remain anonymous and Raley’s, Smith’s, Scolari’s, Walmart, Costco, Shell Country Store, and Gourmet Bakery.

Cash donations were received from Trinity Lutneran Church 50-Plus Club, Philip Maier, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mattinson, Roger and Sheryl Hacker, Douglas Kiwanis Club, Suzanne Johnson, Flip Flop Thrift, Minnie Hendrickson, White Rock Construction, Cerena Cooper and JJ Johnson, Robert and Nancy Cox, Pacific Radomes Inc., Michael Rottman, Dr. Dan and Linda Stratton, Helen Swenson, John Hamer, Lynn Edmonds, Healthy Bodies, Aldo Briaggi, Wm. T. Rice, Beta Sigma Phi Exemplar Chapter, Stanford and Juanita Hopkins, David Thomas and Vicki Hargrove, Gail and Paul Ford, Louise and James Stiles, John and Kathryn Grogan, Jack and Junea Kingsbury, Bill and Phyllis Tims, Michael and Suzanne Rowe, Sandra Draper, Sylvia and GM Marks, Thomas and Nancy Reimers, CJ and TM Bennett, Flip Flop Thrift, Raous and Zoe Noland, Gamblers Anonymous, Sharon and Earl Jarrett, Dallas and Barbara Byington, Tim and Nancy Bryant, EN Hartman, Robert and Helen Zeisloft, Lee and Bonnie Bender, William and Alice Dayle, Carson Valley Lions Club, Helping Hands, Bette and Paul Messer, Dan Morrison, Cheryl and Lee Bertucci, Edith and Rich Landero, Jeffrey and Deborah Weisend, Ardith and Gary Flyr, James and Mildred LaPorte, Brian and Marilyn Doyle, Robert and Kathy Spaniel, Sally Ann Sozoff, Barbara White, Bruce and Diane Theriot, Keving and Rebecca Servatius, Shinn Living Trust-Merrill Garden Resident Council, High Sierra Radio Control Club, TF and SB Sweeney, Topaz Sage Hens, Delmar and LayAnn Price, Marjorie Hartley, Doris and Dawn Dantone, Richard and Carol Morissette, Douglas and Marian Johnson, Dr. Jane Foraker-Thompson, Donald and Judith Babb, David and Kathleen Hussman, Thomas and Alexandra Peters, David and Tina Tobridy, Hazel and Ernest Dunn, James and Janice White, House of Praise, Dean and Sally Landis, Coventry Cross Episcopal Church, Johnny and Mary Favria, Virginia Craik, Suzanne and Jerry Patton in memory of Sean, Bob and Katherine Faormina, Charles and MaryAnn Vayles, Judith Ringwald, and customers and employees of Raley’s, Smith’s and Scolari’s.

If you have foods to donate, please call Kathy at 782-3711 to arrange a time or stop by the Carson Valley Community Food Closet at 1255 Waterloo, Gardnerville, while we’re open, noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Friday to drop off whatever you can help with donate. Thanks again.

Donna Coker

Carson Valley Community Food Closet volunteer