Saturday, December 11, 2010

Angel Tree offers opportunity to help a teenager in need

The Angel Tree in the window of the Angel Mission Free Store in Calumet offers an opportunity to help a teenager in need. (Photos © 2010 Joanne Thomas for Keweenaw Now)

CALUMET -- The colorful Christmas tree in the window of the Angel Mission Free Store in Calumet is not just a decoration. Each angel represents a local teenager in need of a Christmas gift.

Stop in the Free Store, located at 201 Fifth Street in Calumet, choose a local teenager from the angel tree and buy that teen a Christmas gift. The angel provides the age of the boy or girl to help you shop for the gift.

The Angel Mission Free Store is here at 201 Fifth Street, Calumet.

The Angel Mission Free Store is open Wednesdays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursdays 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fridays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to noon.

All children on the Angel tree are local area teens in need. the Angel Mission Free Store is a project of the Copper Country Christian Fellowship, a Presbyterian-based, ecumenical storefront church at 301 Sixth Street, Calumet.

For more information please call Ann Normand, director, at 906-337-2659.

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