Give A Christmas campaign surpasses goal, helps 2,000 Lower Bucks families

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Bill Schaffling, Rich Kanak, Phil Miele, Matt Conard, Kathy McKinney, and John O'Brien, present a $5,500 check from the Bucks County Roadrunners to Joe DeFranco, second from left, and Mary Berman, third from left, of the Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club, on Sunday, January 23, 2022, at Tyler State Park in Newtown. The donation will go to the Bucks County Courier Times and Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club Give A Christmas fund.
Bill Schaffling, Rich Kanak, Phil Miele, Matt Conard, Kathy McKinney, and John O'Brien, present a $5,500 check from the Bucks County Roadrunners to Joe DeFranco, second from left, and Mary Berman, third from left, of the Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club, on Sunday, January 23, 2022, at Tyler State Park in Newtown. The donation will go to the Bucks County Courier Times and Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club Give A Christmas fund.

Thanks to the community's generosity, Give A Christmas has ended its 2021 season with $134,123 in donations, surpassing its goal of $132,000.

The annual charitable campaign organized by the Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club in partnership with the Bucks County Courier Times distributed holiday vouchers to more than 2,000 families in need in Lower Bucks communities this season.

The final donations of the campaign came from J Hoffmann, of Richboro, for $100, and the Bucks County Roadrunners Club, which on Sunday added $500 to a previously made $5,000 donation. Club members also donated $464 to the campaign to help propel it over its goal in the final days.

For a complete list of donations, visit buckscountycouriertimes.com/giveachristmas.

Mary Berman, of the Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club, thanks members of the Bucks County Roadrunners for their $5,500 donation to the Give A Christmas fund, on Sunday, January 23, 2022, at Tyler State Park in Newtown. With this donation, the Bucks County Courier Times and Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club Give a Christmas fund ended the campaign with more than $134,000 in donations, allowing 3,270 vouchers to be distributed to more than 2,000 families.
Mary Berman, of the Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club, thanks members of the Bucks County Roadrunners for their $5,500 donation to the Give A Christmas fund, on Sunday, January 23, 2022, at Tyler State Park in Newtown. With this donation, the Bucks County Courier Times and Levittown-Bristol Kiwanis Club Give a Christmas fund ended the campaign with more than $134,000 in donations, allowing 3,270 vouchers to be distributed to more than 2,000 families.

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