Families First seeks Christmas sponsors


Families First, Inc is committed to serving victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Columbus and Bladen counties, but they also serve the children of survivors.

Christmas is no exception. 

Families First is asking for community elves to drop off new, unwrapped, and non-violent toys for children ages 12 and under. Toys can include sports items, bikes, push toys for toddlers, dress-up clothes and costumes, Disney toys, Barbies, arts and crafts, Slime, sensory and creative play toys, Legos, remote control cars and trucks, dinosaurs, Pop-its, tea sets, Hot Wheels cars, board games, science kits, kitchen and tool sets, Mini Brands, Peppa Pig, Sonic the Hedgehog, LOL toys, and super heroes. Stuffed animals, clothing, socks, shoes, and winter coats would also be welcomed. 

Donations are needed in both Columbus and Bladen counties. The Whiteville office located at 121 West Main Street and can be reached at 910.642.5996. The Bladen County office is located at 103 East Broad Street in Elizabethtown. In Bladen County, call 910.862.2534. 

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