Local October 3, Valerie Carson City wanting head or more feels like most of the work she has done has been on a national level.
Wanting to connect with Carson City, taking over as area coordinator for the Toys for Tots program is just what Perkins said she needed. This is a fit for me. Perkins takes over for Paula Scott, who resigned in August just two months after taking the position.
Santing is the former owner of Gopher Products, a screen-printing company whose work was marketed nationwide. Perkins calls the decision to volunteer impulsive, but said she is already enjoying the responsibility and working locally.
Perkins has been married eight years to Tom Henderson, owner of Healthy Trees. Born and raised in Carson City and a Carson High School graduate, Perkins said what she Caron most about the program is it is all local — in collection, the volunteers and distribution.
Toys for Tots served 2, children in The number of toys donated by the community was 6, It was the second-most successful campaign in Carson City wanting head or more year history of Toys for Tots.
Though she is still figuring out her priorities, Perkins said she knows she needs help from groups interested in helping sort the toys after they wantimg collected. She said she welcomes church youth groups. Those interested may call Perkins at her office, The Toys for Tots program officially kicks off Nov.
We need cash in addition to toys. Basically, percent of cash donations go to purchase toys.
The foundation sends media supplies and most office material. Carson City native to head Toys for Tots; drive starts Nov.
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