Employees from Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative are collecting Christmas toys and gifts for local children. Donations can be dropped off at co-op offices in Siren and Centuria now through December 9.
Local children will have a brighter holiday season again this year, thanks to Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative’s 14th-annual holiday gift drive. Co-op members and the public are invited to join Polk-Burnett employees and directors by donating new, unwrapped gifts for children. Donations will be collected December 2 through 9 at Polk-Burnett offices in Siren and Centuria during office hours.
“Our annual gift drive demonstrates our cooperative values and ongoing support for our local youth and community,” said Joan O’Fallon, Polk-Burnett communications director. “We invite you to join us and thank you for your generosity. Together, we can make the season bright for local kids.”
Polk-Burnett in Centuria, 1001 State Road 35, is collecting gifts for Operation Christmas to benefit Polk County children.
Polk-Burnett in Siren, 7298 State Road 70, is collecting gifts for Interfaith Caregivers Christmas for Kids to benefit Burnett County children.
Gift ideas for toddlers to teens include games, toys, books, blankets, hats, mittens, coats and gift cards.
For more information, contact Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative, 800-421-0283.