The City of O'Fallon is hosting two holiday drives to help families in need this holiday season.
The annual "Giving Tree" drive runs from now until Dec. 15. Residents are invited to bring new winter hats, gloves, mittens, scarves and socks to decorate the tree in the lobby of City Hall. The items will be donated to the Salvation Army.
O'Fallon residents can also give back this holiday season by donating to the annual "Cornucopia of Care" food drive. The drive began Monday, Nov. 5, and continues through Saturday, Dec. 15. Non-perishable canned or boxed food and personal care items are needed. Click here for more information.
Items may be dropped off at the following sites:
- O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street 63366
- Renaud Spirit Center, 2650 Tri Sports Circle 63368
- Lindell Bank O’Fallon, 4521 Highway K 63368
- Fox’s Pizza Den, 1120 Technology Drive, Ste. 119 63368
- New Frontier Bank, 5000 WingHaven Blvd. 63368
Donations also are welcome at the following events:
- The Celebration of Lights in Fort Zumwalt Park, open now until Dece. 30 (closed Dec. 25). Receive$1 off admission Wednesday through Sunday with a donation.