Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Center

Carl D. Perkins Students Help Families In Need

December 27th, 2018

Perkins students assisted during a special event that helps hundreds of families in need especially during the holidays. The annual Christmas Basket Program sponsored by the Christian Appalachian Project provided, food, clothing, toys, household items for hundreds of families in need on December 4th and 5th.

Families got to attend a Christmas Party, to enjoy a reading of the Christmas Story, special charismas music, lunch and a visit from Santa Clause. After the day’s activities, families will pick up their food baskets with everything needed for a traditional Christmas Dinner, toys and other items for their children.

For more than 50 years, Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) has been building hope, transforming lives, and sharing Christ’s love through service in Appalachia. Their life-changing programs and services restore hope for thousands of children, families, and seniors who struggle each day to break free from poverty.