Sharing & Caring Provides Again

Posted: December 8, 2012 at 4:55 a.m.

Tabitha Talburt of Garfield pulls laundry detergent Friday during the annual Sharing & Caring of Benton County Christmas distribution at the Benton County Fairgrounds in Bentonville. The event served children’s gifts, household items and food to about 1,800 area families. To watch video of the event, go to nwaonline.com/xx/videos/2012/ dec/07/7913.

Scores of volunteers sorted 54 long rows of toys at Sharing & Caring of Benton County’s annual distribution day Friday morning at the county fairgrounds.

At A Glance

About The Program

Sharing & Caring of Benton County is supported by fundraisers, sponsorships and individuals to help thousands of families at Christmas each year. The group checks its registration lists against Salvation Army and other nonprofit groups to make sure families are only registered with one organization.

Source: Staff Report

Sharing & Caring of Benton County held their annual Christmas distribution on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at the Benton County Fairgrounds in Bentonville. Along with gifts for children, donated household products and food were distributed by volunteers to area families.


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