Belinda Miller with Hunt County Clothe-a-Child says more than 200 Commerce children will receive new clothes from the program this Christmas season, and children in other Hunt County communities will also be assisted. She says the deadline to make a cash donation for the holidays is Monday, Dec.
The Commerce Community Cares organization has started its fund raising campaign for 2014-15, according to Dick Latson. One of the organizations that receive funding from Community Cares is the Commerce Public Library. Librarian Nan Clay says the library offers much more than shelves of books. A library card can allow you to receive e-books or movies, free of charge. And the library hosts an adult literacy program.
Commerce Community Cares, a charitable organization, is about to start its fund-raising campaign for 2014-15. The organization provides funding to the Commerce Food Pantry, which helps about 40-50 families per week, according to Dennis White, one of the leaders of the Food Bank. White and Dick Latson of Commerce Community Cares guest on the Blacklands Cafe.
Dick Latson of Commerce Community Cares introduces a special guest. Commerce Community Cares Inc. was organized for the charitable and educational purposes of the citizens of Commerce. CCC strives to support local agencies that provide services to the citizens from infancy through senior care.