The National Honor Society Christmas Wish Program provides gifts for needy children within the Hoosick Falls School District. Throughout the month of November and December the National Honor Society receives referrals from teachers, staff and community members for children in need of clothing for Christmas, including winter coats and boots.
Kathi Carknard presented a donation of $1,500 from the EC Youth Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to keeping kid active. The EC Youth Fund, created in honor of Kathi’s husband Ed, provides funding for children in the Town of Hoosick to participate in activities and purchase equipment. Supporting programs like the Christmas Wish are other was the EC Youth Fund serves the community.
Carknard presented the check to the NHS as their Christmas Wish donation drive continues. This is the second year that the EC Youth Fund has made a donation to the NHS for this annual service tradition.