Once again this year, the St. Paul community is sponsoring an Angel Tree. Items donated are given to the three agencies listed as well as others in need. Suggested items for each agency are listed below. Please DO NOT wrap gifts.
Deliver donations to Parish Church or
Church Office by Monday, December 14th, 2020
ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES – Age 18 and above
Department of Social Services (DSS), Spartanburg County
Clothing Items for Men and Women - Any size and color is appreciated!
Socks with tread on sole Razors
Knee highs Denture Cream
Underwear Safety Pins
Nightgowns Body Powder
T-Shirts Nail Clippers
Pet Food Hairpins
DSS is in DIRE NEED of the following:
Diapers - male and female, all sizes
Total protection underwear - male and female, all sizes
Men and women socks
Men’s liquid soap and shampoo
Shaving cream - male and female
Disposable Bed Pads
Diapers sizes 3, 4 and 5
CHILDREN – Birth to Age 17
Department of Social Services, Spartanburg County
Any kind, any size is appreciated. These items are used for children who arrive closer to Christmas and throughout the year.
Toothbrushes and Toothpaste
Gift cards to Walmart or Target: Often specific needs arise for foster families or families served by DSS. If we do not have the item in our “Closet” (it could be a large item or something we don’t normally provide, such as a bassinet or a Pack-n-Play). Gift cards help with these specific needs.
MILITARY – Distributed by Blue Star Mothers – Chapter #124
Drink Mix for Single Water Bottles
Small Nerf Balls
Playing Cards/Card Games
Food – Single Serving
Money to help pay for postage - A small Post Office box is $18.00, with a Chaplain’s box costing $40.00 or more. Chaplain boxes are sent so our military who do not receive anything from the states still receive donations.