THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP!
We had two great groups help us fill bags this afternoon! The first group consisted of two wonderful helpers from the FHS Student Council - though only one could stay for the picture. Thank you, once again, FHS! We love when you come!
The second group was Estey and friends! They too were super volunteers, very energetic, making short work of filling approximately 350 bags! We appreciate all our volunteers for their willingness to serve others! Thank You! January 16, 2023
Our first volunteer group of 2023 is Alexandria and Sons. We were happy to have Alexandria bring her boys to help us fill 320 bags today! They did a wonderful job, completing the task in less than 45 minutes! Thank you! Hope to see you again soon! January 2, 2023
We were so happy to have a lot of great help this afternoon! Two groups made up our volunteers today. FHS Student Council returned, represented here by these three girls who are pros at filling bags! The other group was made up of boys from Cub Scout Pack 64. This was the first time filling bags for the boys, and they did a wonderful job! We hope to see these volunteers again. Thank you all!! December
Thank you so much Word of Life Lutheran Church for coming to help us prepare 376 bags for delivery over the next two weeks! We could not ask for better help and could not do this without the help of giving volunteers like you! Thanks again! November 28, 2022.
These three hard-working girls, representing FHS Student Council, came and helped us fill 345 bags today! You were a great help to us today and to those who receive the bags in the days to come! Thank you! We look forward to seeing you again! November 7, 2022.
Thank you Libertyville Savings Bank volunteers for coming and helping us fill 314 bags this afternoon! You were fantastic help, and we appreciate your desire to serve for the benefit of others! October 23, 2022.
We thank these friends from Cambridge for coming to help us fill bags this 10th day of October! They arrived as a group and 24 minutes later we had 320 bags filled, tied and ready for delivery! Thanks so much for your help, it is much appreciated! Hope to see you again!!
We had our first volunteer group for the 2022/2023 school year come to help us fill 348 bags for distribution over the next 2 weeks. The volunteers were from Jefferson County Health Center, along with an additional volunteer who also wanted to help! Much thanks, you all did a great job! September 26, 2022
This afternoon First Baptist Church APW Circle came and helped us fill bags. There were 395 bags filled, to be distributed over the next 3 weeks! That is the most bags we have filled at one time this whole school year! Thank you so much for all of your help, First Baptist! May 9, 2022.
We thank the Kid's Club from First United Methodist Church in Fairfield for the energetic help this afternoon! With all those hands, and some adult assistance, 153 bags were filled in quick order! Thank you Kid's Club! April 27, 2022.
We want to thank our faithful friends from St. Mary's Catholic Church in Fairfield for, once again, coming to help us fill weekend bags for the Carry On Bags program! We enjoy your company and appreciate your help! Thanks so much! April 25, 2022.
We had two super helpers from Girl Scout Troop 4086 today! They filled 244 bags for delivery this week and next, with a little bit of help from a few adults. They had boundless energy and wore beautiful smiles as they made many trips around the tables! Thank you girls! April 11, 2022.
Our help this afternoon came from the Des Moines Ramblers 4-H Club. They are terrific workers, we could not ask for better help! Two Hundred and Twenty Two bags were filled, tied and packed for delivery over the next two weeks! Thank you Des Moines Ramblers! March 28, 2022.
Thank you friends from Word of Life Lutheran Church! This group came this afternoon and helped us fill 276 bags for delivery over the next 2 weeks! We were done in 30 minutes tops! Thanks again for the super help! March 8, 2022.
The FHS Student Council came and helped fill bags this afternoon. This is the same organization that came on February 7th, but new faces this time! Thank you FHS Student Council, once again you did a super job! Hope to see you again! February 21, 2022.
Once again the FHS Student Council (plus two) helped us fill bags this afternoon. And once again, they did an excellent job! Thank you so much friends! We always appreciate your help! February 7, 2022.