Today’s focus: Family M
Household members: 5
Children: 3 (ages 11, 10 and 2)
Special circumstance: The family is led by a single mother, who has no job. They live with a disabled grandmother.
Clothing needs: Boys clothing size 8-10, shoe size 1 and 3T, shoe size 7. Girls clothing size 12-14, shoe size 4.
Toys list: The boys have requested professional wrestling toys, cars and big trucks. The girl has requested girly things and cosmetics.
Who’s helped: More than 220 families who’ve asked the Salvation Army to help make Christmas special.
Donations: Can be dropped off at the PNT, 101 E. 1st St., or mailed to P.O. Box 848, Portales, NM, 88130. Envelopes should be clearly marked “Empty Stocking Fund.” Checks must be payable to The Salvation Army.
Contributions will be forwarded to the Salvation Army office, 317 E. Second St., Clovis, or gifts may be purchased for specific children under 12 years old by choosing an Angel tag off trees located at North Plains Mall, St. Clair Orthodontics and Hastings in Clovis.
If you would like to help “Family M,” call Jim Gallop at the Salvation Army at 762-3801.