03 Dec Opportunities to Give Back
The holiday season should mean more than getting gifts. It should be about giving them as well, and not to just your family and friends but to those less fortunate than yourself. The holidays are a great time to realize how blessed you are and to bless others that could use a little help.
There are a ton of different ways to give back during December but we wanted to highlight the wonderful opportunities here in Historic Downtown McKinney specifically.
- The Yard – Toys for Tots Drive – 11/17-12/6
- WFAA – Santa’s Helpers Toy Drive – Drive thru drop off location MPAC – 12/6 from 5-8:30pm
- Carpe Diem Comics – Toys for Tots Drop Off Location – Until 12/13
- North Texas Yoga – Canned food drive to support the pantry ay Tennessee & Davis – Until January 1,2019
- The Crystal Cloche – PajamasForSeniors.org and accepting new pajamas or nightgowns(any size) for the elderly in nursing homes (or cash donations) by 12/23/18. They are giving a $10 Gift Certificate to those who donate.
- 540 Mercantile – Collecting canned food and donation until Christmas Eve for the North Texas Food Bank as well as donating a portion of the proceeds from a select set of inventory.
- Lone Star Wine Cellars – How Many Bottle Did Frosty Drink? Contest – For a $2 donation enter your guess at how many wine corks there are and the winner gets a nights stay at a winery. Proceeds go to McKinney’s Fire and Police Departments. Winners picked 1/2/19
Please give and participate where you are able. You don’t know who’s day or year you make with one small gesture.
If you have any questions about any of these events or opportunities please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get you in contact with the correct individual to answer all of your questions!
Happy holidays y’all!