Santa’s Posse looking for donations for needy




Santa’s Posse is looking for donations of new, unwrapped toys, gifts for children, nonperishable food, toiletries and cash.

The program, in its 15th year, provides food baskets and gifts to Clark County families. This year the group is planning to provide Christmas for 550 families with 1,730 children.

Donations can be dropped off at the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, Clark County Fire District 6 stations, Kindercare Learning Centers and Alpine Auto Body locations in Hazel Dell, Orchards and Cascade Park. Donations can also be dropped off between noon and 6 p.m. Dec. 18 to 20 at the former Best Buy at 9308 N.E. Fifth Ave. in Hazel Dell.

Checks can be mailed to Santa’s Posse, P.O., Box 410, Vancouver, WA 98666, Attn: Admin Office.

Donations can be given electronically via Paypal, Santa’s Posse, and the effort’s Facebook page.

Gifts will be wrapped starting 5 p.m. Dec. 20 at the former Best Buy in Hazel Dell. The public is welcome.