Over 50 families still need to be adopted in annual holiday campaign

Posted on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 8:31 am

Lincoln County Adopt-a-Family still has 50 families who are in need of assistance for Christmas.

Below is a summary of a few of the families that are available for adoption. If you are interested in adopting one of these families or would like more information, please call (636) 336-2410.

#126: Both parents out of work (Husband’s due to health). 3 children.  Needs: Towels, Pillows, Sheets, Clothing, Boots, Hair Clippers. Gift Suggestions: Cordless Drill, Electric Razor, Hoodie, RC Car, Xbox Game, Little People Playhouse

#127: Mom only works part-time, no child support. 6 year old has Autism Needs: Towels, Sheets, Pots & Pans, Clothing, Coats, Undergarments, Socks Gift Suggestions: Candles, Cardinals/Rams, Dinosaur Toys, Keyboard.

#130: Dad on disability, Mom unemployed. 2 children and temporary custody of 2 grandchildren. Needs: Sheets, Pots & Pans, Towels, Clothing, Undergarments, Coats Gift Suggestions: Hiking Boots, Calgon Body Set, Electric Razor, Art Supplies, Board Games, Nail Polish.

#131: Mom unemployed, Dad’s job doesn’t meet needs for Christmas Needs: Pots & Pans, Sheets, Towels, Silverware, Clothing, Boots, Coats Gift Suggestions: Books, Tools, Dream Lights, Toy Phone, Blocks.

#132: Couple w/2 kids. Husband is disabled. Mom just started job Needs: Microwave, Washcloths, Clothing, Undergarments Gift Suggestions: Perfume, Computer Games, Books, Hoodie.

#134: Couple w/6 kids. Mom just finished college, looking for work. Fiance about to be laid off. Needs: Towels, Clothing, Undergarments  Gift Suggestions: Make-up, Tools, 3DS Game, Xbox Game, Art Supplies, Learning Toys, Cars, Blocks

#137: Single mom of 2. Still the caregiver for her Ex-husband (heart/lung issues).  Needs: Pots & Pans, Towels, Sheets, Clothing, Boots Gift Suggestions: Purse, Ps3 Games & Controllers

#139: Single mom on disability, no child support Needs: Pots & Pans, Towels, Clothing, Undergarments Gift Suggestions: Books, Boxing Gloves, RC Truck, Pillow Pet Slippers,

#140: Disabled woman and brother. Having a hard time financially. Needs: Pots & Pans, Rugs, Queen Bedding, Towels, Clothing Gift Suggestions: Cross Necklace, Watch

#141: Husband lost job, has Evans Syndrome. 4 year old is Autistic. Mom looking for work. Needs: Towels, Blankets, Pots & Pans, Clothing Gift Suggestions: Tool Set, Scrapbooking, Paint Set, Crib Mobile

#144: Single lady on disability. Can’t drive. Needs: Crock Pot, Electric Blanket, Winterization for home, Clothing Gift Suggestions: Computer Games (Card), Gift Card for Food (Denny’s or Subway)

#146: Recently separated mom of 2, no car. Needs: Towels, Sheets, Pots & Pans, Clothing Gift Suggestions: Perfume, Socket Set, Monster High Doll, Easy Bake Oven

#147: Couple w/3 kids. Mom just had a baby. Both parents looking for work. Needs: Pots & Pans, Towels, Dishes, Clothing Gift Suggestions: Novels, Tools, Monster High Dolls, Mega Blocks, Walker

Also, we have several families who are in need of used furniture such as beds, futons, couches, and appliances. There is also a great need for new items such as Towels, Pots & Pans and sheets. If you have any of these items that you would like to donate, please call the adoption number listed above.

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