News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 25, 2012

Find Angel Trees at businesses around town


TERRE HAUTE — Covenant Cooperative Ministry has announced the locations for this year’s Teen Angel & Little Angel Tree sites.

Hundreds of local children from impoverished homes are represented by the Angel Tags on trees located at Kmart, T.J. Maxx, Old Navy, Pacesetter Sports and Rural King. The tags are available through Dec. 19. Sponsors are encouraged to select a tag to sponsor a child in need.

“Many more families have no hope of providing Christmas gifts for their children this year,” said Rose Aycock, founder of the ministry. “Christmas is a time of giving and even though we are all struggling a little we can still bring joy to a child at Christmas,” she added.

Financial contribution are also accepted through the program, enabling the ministry to purchase gifts.

The ministry is also accepting donatons of new clothing, shoes, toys and gift items. Covenant Ministry is at 122 S. 10 1/2 St.

For more information, or to request an Angel Tag to be sent via mail, call 812-478-7700.