First Lutheran Community Outreach Donation to Toys For Tots

(L to R): Patrick Smeraldo, Debi Brandi, Terri Johnson, and Heather C. Brown

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The First Lutheran Community Outreach Store with Debi Brandi, store manager, recently presented a check for $1000 to the Toys For Tots for the upcoming 2017 Christmas season. Receiving the donation were the three TRC Toy For Tots Coordinators Patrick Smeraldo, Independent Service Coordinator with Chautauqua Connections, Inc.; Terri Johnson, Director of Employment and Community-Based Services, and Heather C. Brown, TRC Assistant Executive Director. Last year, 2,300 children were served through Toys For Tots, and with this donation we hope to jump-start the campaign so that we exceed last year’s total.