More than 700 toys, bicycles, clothing, gift cards, food baskets and
outerwear were donated by area businesses, churches and individuals to
help the Mahoning County Children Services Board distribute Christmas
gifts to its clients.
The board has conducted the distribution every December for the past
Many of the families receiving the items depend on them and would not
be able to provide gifts and food otherwise, the agency says.
Area donors include St. Charles Church, Victory Christian Center
Liberty campus, Northeast Ohio Adoption Services, Bike Nashbar, Ryan
Carpet, State Alarm, Taylor Kia, Platinum Services Construction Co.,
Mahoning County Child Support Enforcement Agency, Dobbins Elementary
School, Choffin Career and Technical Center, Sandi’s Family Hair Care
and various individuals.