Big thank you to our friends at Optimist Club of Birmingham and Our Lady of Lourdes Church for donating over $1,500 in gift cards to the youth in Gateway's programs for Christmas! The Kards for Kids Christmas gift card program benefits foster teens in Jefferson County each year, including those in Gateway's programs. Pictured here at the Kards for Kids gift card presentation by the Optimist Club of Birmingham and Our Lady of Lourdes Church at their December 11th meeting are Kathy Brill (Optimist/Co-Chair -Our Lady of Lourdes Labor Day Festival), Lara Wheeler (Gateway Development Associate), Alice Westery ( Independent Living Program Coordinator – Jefferson County DHR and Kards for Kids Co-Chair and Kards for Kids Co-Chair), Robin King (Social Worker - Jefferson Co. DHR), Nancy Ryan (Kards for Kids Co-Chair), Anita Jackson (Optimist/ Program Director - Jefferson County DHR), Club President Dr. Wayman Shiver.
Posted on Tue, December 30, 2014
by Karin Park