Love in the name of Christ (Love, INC) has announced that it is able to remain open after some financial concerns and has begun the Emmanuel Project 2012, which helps children of low-income families to receive Christmas gifts, according to a news release.
Applications are now available to families in Adams County who are on the free- or reduced-price lunch program at schools. An application must be submitted for each child and delivered to the Love INC office, 1735 Patterson Street, no later than November 12.
Love INC is open 9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Monday-Thursday, and 9 a.m.-noon and 1-2 p.m. on Friday.
Churches, businesses, and individuals are needed to sponsor children of low-income families with Christmas gifts, the announcement said. Sponsors may serve one or more child, and gifts need to be delivered to the Love INC office for distribution no later than December 10.
All gifts are to be picked up at designated distribution sites on December 15.
For more information, call (260) 728-4503.