LENDING A HELPING HAND – The Durand VFW No. 2272 made a Christmas donation to the area Loaves and Fishes food bank Monday, Dec. 21, at the Durand VFW hall. Men’s Auxiliary President Dean Jones (left), Post Commander Dennis Martin (in glasses) and Ladies Auxiliary President Barb Dingman (far right) presented Loaves and Fishes President Reverend Bill Marsh with a check for $1,500.
People wishing to donate to the charity can drop items at the United Methodist Church in Vernon on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or can mail cash to Reverend Marsh at the Durand Assembly of God, 702 N. Oak Street in Durand. (Independent Photo/GRAHAM STURGEON)