Make a Difference: Norwich Salvation Army
WHO: A mom and three children: girl, 8, girl, 6, and boy, 3.
AGENCY: Norwich Salvation Army
THEIR SITUATION: A mom with three young children recently separated from the children’s father, who is not providing much support. They recently found an apartment and the mom is working but struggling with bills and holiday plans.
WHAT TO GIVE: Family could use grocery store gift cards for Shop Rite, Aldi or Walmart.
- 8-year-old girl: shirt size 7-8, pants 7-8, shoes, 1. Gifts: Barbies, slime, arts and crafts supplies.
- 6-year-old girl: shirt size 6, pants 6, shoes, 11. Gifts: baby dolls, play makeup, play tea set.
- 3-year-old boy: shirt size 4T, pants 3-4T, shoe size child 10. Gifts: Paw Patrol, Spiderman, action figures.
TO DONATE: Bring gifts with labels for “Make a Difference” family to Norwich Salvation Army, 169 Franklin St., Norwich, CT 06360. Mark envelope or check for “Make a Difference family.” Call (860) 889-2329.
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