Selected Community Events
The Jessamine County Christmas Store
Dec 19, 2012 - Dec 21, 2012 5:30 P.M.-9:30 P.M.
Nicholasville United Methodist Church
The Jessamine County Christmas Store will be helping 200 middle and high school young people this year. The Christmas Store will be a place where families can come and shop (free of charge) for gifts with dignity and love. The Christmas Store will be held at The Nicholasville United Methodist Church (located at 303 West Maple Street) on Wednesday, December 19th, Thursday, December 20th and Friday, December 21st from 5:30pm to 9:30pm. We are looking for volunteers to join with us and are accepting donations. You can sign up to volunteer online at www.jcchristmasstore.wordpress.com and you can follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/jcchristmasstore. Donations are being accepted in Jessamine County at Community Action, Central Bank (both locations), Wilmore Laundromat, Re/Max Elite, State Farm, East Middle School, and The Providence School. Our drop off location in Fayette County is at Re/Max Creative on Pasadena Drive. All donations are tax-deductible. Suggested items are lotions, soaps, socks, nerf guns, sports equipment, board games, stuffed animals, books, cds, dvds, make-up, jewelry, hoodies, etc. You can be apart of this wonderful event this year and it takes everyone’s heart, hands, and donations to make it happen.
Trudy Poveda - 859-319-4567
Letters to Santa benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation
Nov 26, 2012 - Dec 24, 2012 10:00 A.M.
Macy’s Fayette Mall 3401 Nicholasville Rd., Lexington, KY 40503
Believers of all ages! Bring your stamped letter to Macy’s, addressed to Santa at the North Pole, and drop it into the Macy’s Santa Mail Letterbox from now until Dec. 24. For each letter received, Macy’s will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish up to $1 million. Visit macys.com/believe to learn more.
Nicole Candler. firstname.lastname@example.org
T.G.I. Friday’s 3rd Annual Can For a Fan Virtual Food Drive
Nov 2, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012 All day
Your Local TGI Friday's
The Bistro Group, the nation’s third largest franchisee of T.G.I. Friday’s restaurants, announces their third annual Can For A Fan virtual food drive benefiting God’s Pantry. Now through December 31, T.G.I. Friday’s will donate one can of food to the foodbank for each new Facebook fan at Facebook.com/EatAtTGIFridays. In addition to Facebook, the initiative expands to Pinterest this year. Each participating foodbank will be represented with a Pin on the Can For A Fan Pinterest board at Pinterest.com/EatAtTGIFridays. Consumers can like the pin to donate one can of food to their local foodbank. T.G.I. Friday’s is hosting this virtual food drive as a fun and easy way for individuals to make an impact in their community.