APSO announces Christmas Crusade shopping night, Dec. 3

Staff Report

     On Thursday, Dec. 3, Sheriff Jeff Wiley invites parish residents to join the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office family in shopping night for the Christmas Crusade program.

     At 6:30 p.m., volunteers may meet APSO at the Gonzales Wal-Mart, in the grocery entrance of the store to shop. Volunteers will receive family cards listing children’s ages and requested gifts and then proceed to checkout where those items are tagged by APSO deputies and paid for with funds raised from the program.

     The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is accepting monetary donations and new toys to help in making a happy holiday season for disadvantaged children in Ascension Parish. Any contributions are most welcomed and appreciated.

     For additional information regarding the APSO Christmas Crusade Program, contact Deputy Janet Fontenot at (225) 621-8318 or Deputy Jodie Delaune at (225) 621-8374.