On December 19th, PCCEO Head Start and Early Head Start, volunteers, and families came together to create a ‘Winter Wonderland’ at Webster. Students enjoyed creating reindeer food, making wreaths, ornaments, stockings, and coloring. Volunteers operated a hot chocolate station and the night ended with a visit and gifts from Santa.
The event was organized by staff, volunteers, and the parent policy council members. PCCEO gave away one $50 and two $25 Visa Gift Cards on behalf of the Energy Efficiency Program. Donations of gift cards, toys, bikes, wrapping paper, and party supplies also came from Haddad’s Popcorn Heaven, Hy-Vee, Wal-Mart, Landmark Cinemas, Triple Dipple’s, Alwan and Sons, CEFCU, Tri-County Peoria Urban League, Cuddles for Kids, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc, Sigma Gamma Sorority, Inc, Henry Brown Lodge #22, Peoria OES Silver Star Chapter #74, Kohl’s, Rumberger’s Wings, Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, African American Firefighters and Police, and Uftring Auto.