While funds poured in slowly during the early weeks of 2013’s Christian Ministry Christmas Fund, the organization recently celebrated meeting its year-end goal, officials said.
Executive Director Susan Brymer and volunteers with the Lincolnton nonprofit praised area residents, businesses, churches and other organizations for donating.
The fund provided toys and food items to hundreds of families across the Lincolnton area this past holiday season.
Any leftover money will be used to keep the food pantry and additional Christian Ministry services going throughout the new year.
The following donors contributed funds during Week 5 (final week) of the Christmas Fund:
Total (through week 5): $111,645.80