BCMW-WJBD Adopt-a-Family Program Taking ApplicationsToday is the first day for families in need with young children to apply for the BCMW and WJBD Radio Adopt-a-Family program. Applications will be available Monday through Wednesday of this week and all of next week at BCMW Community Services at 909 East Rexford in Centralia and at WJBD Radio at 310 West McMackin in Salem. Hours at BMCW are 8:30 TO 11:30 and from one to 3:30 Monday through Friday. Applications will be available at WJBD from nine to five. The deadline to make application is Friday, November 30th.
BCMW Community Services will be coordinating with other Christmas projects in the county to avoid duplications and reach those most in need. Families must provide 30 days proof of total household income, social security cards and copy of current medical card.
Anyone wishing to adopt a child to purchase for, or make a toy or cash donation, may contact Sue Castleman or LeAnn Speiser at 532-7388 extension 115 or 127.
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