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Santa’s Elves Come to Jackson-Feild

On December 20th fourteen members of the Lake Gaston Ladies Club and several other volunteers traveled to Jackson-Feild Behavioral Health Services campus in Jarratt, VA to wrap all the children’s Christmas that were purchased by donors and will be given to residents on Christmas Eve. 

The wrapping event is an annual has become a tradition for the women for the past eighteen year in which they have served as Santa’s helpers.

The day began with the women arrived bright and early in the morning and they got right to work. By the end of the day over 250 presents were lovingly wrapped by these special elves.

While some of the returning ladies began wrapping presents, members who had not previously been  to campus were given a tour and overview of Jackson-Feild’s programs and services/

These special volunteers ate lunch in the dining hall with residents and one of the residents welcomed them to the campus and thanked them for their efforts on behalf of all the children.

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