Plenty of presents
H-M-S Giving Tree gives back
December 17, 2020
Christmas came early Monday for 18 families in the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Community School District.
Organizers of the H-M-S Giving Tree doled out 147 gifts to 49 school-age children. The project is in its second year and supported entirely from community contributions.
"We are overwhelmed with gratitude for the response that our second-annual project has received. People were really thoughtful with their gifts," said Jenna Hemiller, wife of H-M-S High School Principal Nate Hemiller. "Overall, we are blown away by the communities' awesome support. Multiple parents commented how thankful the...