You may help by sponsoring one or more children, or by referring a family in need of support for their children. You can also refer a neighbor, friend or family member who is isolated or elderly and would appreciate a Fruit and Goodie Bag. Or you can donate funds to the Trumansburg Area Christmas Bureau to help us cover costs for food for the families and other operating expenses.
How to Donate Funds
We appreciate donations of any amount. Please make your donation to the Trumansburg Area Christmas Bureau and mail by mid-November to:
Trumansburg Area Christmas Bureau
c/o Deborah McIntyre
P.O. Box 1002
How to Refer an isolated or elderly friend, neighbor or family member to receive a Fruit & Goody Bag
Call Holly Weatherby at (607) 387-5266 and give her the name, address and phone number of the person from the Trumansburg area who you think would appreciate a Fruit and Goodie Bag. You can also send the information by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to Sponsor one or more children
To understand what it means to sponsor one or more children, read our sponsor letter and then complete our online form or print the reply form and mail it in. If you are part of a sponsoring organization or business, you may indicate that on the form. Also, check our Frequently Asked Questions if you’re unsure of how many children to sponsor. You may also contact us at email@example.com or call Shirley at (607) 387-6067
How to refer a family in need
We encourage you to talk with the family before you refer them to be sure they would like to participate and then…
- Share this link so that they can apply on line or,
- Print the Family Letter and Family Application and give them to the family to complete and mail in, OR
- Call Shirley Brown at (607) 387-6067 or Judy Barringer at (607) 387-3667 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with the family’s name and phone number, OR
- Have the family e-mail us at: email@example.com