JLGA Delivers Thanksgiving with Community Hope Center

COTTAGE HILLS — As volunteers waited in the halls of Community Hope Center in Cottage Hills, another group of volunteers waited in the kitchen and cafeteria to begin what would be, for about 270 people this year, their Thanksgiving dinner.

The center has been delivering meals to shut-ins, the elderly, and local first responders as part of a long-standing tradition, Assistant Executive Director Denise Ukena said Thursday morning. Junior League of Greater Alton members were among the volunteers.

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Help Us Stock Santa’s Sleigh!

Join JLGA, in partnership with Quality Buick GMC Cadillac, on Saturday, December 10th  as we collect new toys for children in need this holiday season.  All donations will go to the Community Hope Center serving the Riverbend area.  Toys will be collected at the Quality dealership, 1620 E Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton, IL, from 9am – 2pm Saturday.  We look forward to seeing you there!