Local Hunger Tree surpasses goal
Donations to the Hunger Tree at the local James Valley Community Center surged past a goal.
The Daily Republic published of a photo of the tree Dec. 12. At that time, the center had raised $606 toward its $5,110 goal.
The final tally of donations was $8,465.
The tree included decorations representing 73 seniors who can’t afford meals. The donations are used to provide punch tickets for 20 meals to each of those seniors.