Families Helping Families receive grant

fhfBATESVILLE, Ind. — Families Helping Families received a $750 donation from the Shopko Foundation to help local families in need.

This Christmas, the Families Helping Families organization will aid 100 local families by providing gifts for 285 children.

Families Helping Families began at Saint Louis Church in Batesville, and has grown into a collaboration of several local churches and community civic organizations.

This effort helps to ensure that every child in need, under age 18, will have a gift to open on Christmas.

If you would like to make a donation to Families Helping Families, or sponsor a child this Christmas, contact the Saint Louis Church office at (812)934-3204.