Published December 12. 2012 4:00AM
AGENCY: The Center: A Drop-In Community Learning and Resource Center, Inc. (Drop-In Learning Center), a nonprofit that supports and nurtures the lifetime learning of youth and their families.
SITUATION: Maria's work hours were reduced and she is desperately trying to make ends meet for herself, 7-year-old twins - a boy and a girl - and an 8-year-old boy. Donations would help give Maria and her children basic necessities.
WHAT TO GIVE: Winter items such as hats, gloves, socks, pajamas, clothing, Wal-Mart or Target gift cards, gas cards and grocery gift cards.
TO DONATE: Items can be dropped off at The Center: A Drop-In Community Learning and Resource Center, Inc., 45 Broad Street Annex, New London, CT 06320 (Located at the rear of Second Congregational Church). Contact Carrissa French, head teacher, (860) 442-4466 or Carrissa@dropinlearningcenter.org.