Adopt-a-Family, and make the holidays happy for families in need

With the spirit of giving all around, volunteers from the Adopt-a-Family program arranged new toys and warm winter clothing for local families to browse through at the nonprofit’s “North Pole.” Longtime Adopt-a-Family volunteer Carol Dean helped unpack the first of many boxes of items for local families on Friday, Dec. 1. Photo by Kaitlin Lyle

MILLERTON — “It’s time for toys,” and all manner of Santa support according to Stacey Moore, the driving force behind Adopt-a-Family. The holiday drive provides Christmas gifts and new winter clothing for some 300 children in eight towns in the North East (Webutuck) and Pine Plains school districts.

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