The Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club is asking residents to help a couple of families in need this Christmas season.
Collections are being accepted at Dean’s Market in Elgin for these families.
The following are the sex, ages, some suggestions for items for the children and their sizes for clothing:
Girl; 3; Puzzles, books, art supplies, play dough toys; 4T: Girl; 5; Books, hair or jewelry pieces, art supplies, play dough toys; 5T: Boy; 9; Transformers, cars, books; 8-10: Boy; 11; Video games, electronic things, cars & trucks; 10-12: Girl; 12; Electronics, kids bop music, mall gift certificate; 12: Boy; 14; PS2 games, mall gift certificate: Girl; 16; Mall gift certificate: Girl; 16; Mall gift certificate: Boy; 17; Mall gift certificate: Girl; 5; Learning toys, clothes; 6X: Girls; 4; Learning toys, clothes; 6.
Items will be accepted through December 23rd so they may be delivered before Christmas Day.