The Mitten Tree, a Beacon holiday tradition, is already FULL! So we had a pickup from the nice folks at the Salvation Army and we are starting to decorate the tree again! So keep bringing us your contributions of gloves, mittens, scarves and hats to help us keep hands, heads and hearts warm this winter for needy children in Ottawa County. The Mitten Tree is located at the entrance of The Beacon, 205 SE Catawba Rd., in the Beacon Place Business Center on SR 53 North. Salvation Army will be making several pickups between now and Jan. 1. Thank you for the contributions.
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