Members of Madison Avenue Christian Church and countless volunteers served a hot Christmas dinner to over 400 people at the annual Christmas community dinner and Santa Workshop. 200 children enjoyed a visit with Santa and each child received a backpack full of gifts and supplies and a toy from Santa. Thanks to State Farm Insurance, Twin Oaks Country Club, Beechwood Elementary, and Aunt Kathy’s Childcare Inc., Queen City Candy, Kroger’s, John Phillips Restaurant, Joe Lasita Foods and Ben Bernstein for donations of money, food and goods. Dozens of individuals contributed money and items towards the meal and gifts.
Watch the Fox 19 feature story about the event: http://www.fox19.com/story/20389007/covington-church-hosts-annual-santas-workshop-for-children