Joint Committee For Christmas

Christmas Gift Bags

The Joint Committee For Christmas (JCC) is comprised of JCC members, members of Whitney area church congregations, Whitney High School PALS, local businesses, and volunteers.  Through their generosity of both time and finances, Aquilla, Blum and Whitney area residents that qualify can receive

  • Christmas Meal Boxes
  • Grocery Store Vouchers
  • Toy Shopping for children
  • Angel Tree Clothing for children 12 years and under
Blankets for Christmas
Teen Christmas Gifts

Senior Program

Qualifying senior citizens residing in these areas receive high protein foods and a small gift such as a hygiene bag or blanket.

Community Impact

Eleven hundred individuals benefited from this program in 2018 including

  • 400 families 
  • 450 youth
  • 100 seniors


Distribution of these items will be held at the LWMA Food Bank (Our Daily Bread) the week prior to Christmas.  Look for upcoming information at Our Daily Bread or in the Lakelander.  In order to receive these gifts one must sign up in advance. 

Books for ChristmasKids' Christmas Gifts