Volunteer Shelly Kelm of Overland Park sorted pajamas recently while setting up the adult gift section at the Johnson County Christmas Bureau in Olathe. The Christmas Bureau provides holiday assistance, including groceries, clothing, personal care items and gifts, to pre-qualified Johnson County families in need. <137>The nine-day Holiday Shop, which last year helped over 3,300 families, is in dire need of children's coats. Currently they are seeking donations of about 3,000 new or gently used children's coats. Location of donation barrels can be found at the JCCB website at www.jccb.org or donations can be dropped off at the Holiday Shop, located in a store front on the north east corner at the Great Mall of the Great Plains in Olathe.<137>
Volunteer Shelly Kelm of Overland Park sorted pajamas recently while setting up the adult gift section at the Johnson County Christmas Bureau in Olathe. The Christmas Bureau provides holiday assistance, including groceries, clothing, personal care items and gifts, to pre-qualified Johnson County families in need. <137>The nine-day Holiday Shop, which last year helped over 3,300 families, is in dire need of children's coats. Currently they are seeking donations of about 3,000 new or gently used children's coats. Location of donation barrels can be found at the JCCB website at www.jccb.org or donations can be dropped off at the Holiday Shop, located in a store front on the north east corner at the Great Mall of the Great Plains in Olathe.<137> TAMMY LJUNGBLAD STAFF
Volunteer Shelly Kelm of Overland Park sorted pajamas recently while setting up the adult gift section at the Johnson County Christmas Bureau in Olathe. The Christmas Bureau provides holiday assistance, including groceries, clothing, personal care items and gifts, to pre-qualified Johnson County families in need. <137>The nine-day Holiday Shop, which last year helped over 3,300 families, is in dire need of children's coats. Currently they are seeking donations of about 3,000 new or gently used children's coats. Location of donation barrels can be found at the JCCB website at www.jccb.org or donations can be dropped off at the Holiday Shop, located in a store front on the north east corner at the Great Mall of the Great Plains in Olathe.<137> TAMMY LJUNGBLAD STAFF

Johnson County Christmas Bureau needs help to spread cheer — and clothes and food and toys

December 08, 2014 11:28 AM