There is joy both in the giving and in the receiving

A few weeks ago I wrote about our Adopt-a-Senior program at Clermont Senior Services and invited people to join us in this season of giving. The Clermont Sun also ran a feature story encouraging your participation.

We are sending thank you letters to all who adopted a senior (or two or three), but I want to express personal thanks to you for the overwhelming support we received for the Adopt-a-Senior program.

Hundreds of seniors received gifts, including many who would have been totally forgotten were it not for the Adopt-a-Senior program. People have needs all year long, and you will be glad to know we received several large financial gifts that will allow us to continue adopting seniors throughout 2008, providing assistance with basic emergency needs.

Here are few stories to share the