Christmas volunteers needed in Stokes County


The Salvation Army, in coordination with Walnut Cove Fire and Rescue and the Stokes County Department of Social Service, is in need of volunteers in Stokes County for a variety of Christmas programs. Volunteers and Donors are needed to pack toys, fill stockings (Sam’s Pizza, Public Libraries, Dairi-O, & Town and Country Grille), adopt Angels from the Angel Tree, Ring Bells at the traditional red kettle, and help at distribution.

Drop-off of toys, food, and new clothing continues at four locations:

1. Walnut Cove Fire and Rescue – anytime

2. Stokes County DSS – Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

3. Hope Pregnancy Center; 12/5 and 12/12 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m and 12/8 from

6:00-9:00 p.m.

4. Friend2Friend Boutique 320-E East King Street in King

This program is the largest provider of assistance in Stokes County and will likely serve over 500 local children this Christmas season.

Volunteers can contact Gerald Jones at 336- 409-0333.

Donors can contact Lisa Parrish at 336-245-2073.

Financial contributions may also be made by mail to: The Salvation Army

P.O. Box 1205

Winston-Salem, NC 27102

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