Monetary donations are needed to continue several annual charitable events geared toward children and youth of our community.
These events are sponsored by The Undertaker and the Rockford Park District, and include The Undertakers Halloween Bash during Lockwood Park Haunted Hayrides in October, the Last Chance Christmas toy giveaway in December, and an Easter Egg Hunt in the spring.
No admission fees are charged to attend the events, which are open to the public.
Contributions are tax deductible and can be sent to the Rockford Park District Foundation, 1401 N. Second St., Rockford, 61107-3086.
The Foundation is a a 501 (c) (3)/509 (a) (3) charitable organization that exists to accept donations on behalf of the Rockford Park District.
For information about a variety of donation opportunities and programs, the Foundation phone number is (815) 987-1630 (TTY, 815 963-DEAF).
From the Nov. 30-Dec. 6, 2005, issue