Help brighten the holidays for children in protective care

BATAVIA, OH (Oct. 31, 2022) — Every year Clermont County Children Services strives to ensure that our children in care have a wonderful holiday season. If you are interested in sponsoring a child or family, please e-mail Sanna Gast at Or you may use this Amazon wish list:
Also, this year there is an opportunity to donate non-perishable food boxes.
“Lots of our families need food and even more so this year,” Gast added. “It would be nice if our families could receive food boxes during the holidays.”
The boxes can be dropped off 9 a.m.-noon on Fridays starting Nov. 4 at 2400 Clermont Center Drive, South Entry, Batavia. All boxes need to be marked with “Sanna Gast Food Box for CPS families.”
Items to include: Tuna-2 cans, Chicken-2 cans, Chili-2 cans, Spaghetti Sauce-2 jars or cans, Spaghetti-4 boxes, Complete Pancake Mix, Pancake Syrup, Fruit-2 packages of fruit cups, Green Beans-2 cans, Corn-2 cans, Potatoes-2 cans, Instant Mashed Potatoes-2 boxes or pouches, Cereal-2 boxes, Instant Oatmeal-1 box, Macaroni & Cheese-4 boxes or microwaveable cups, Soup-2 cans, Cup of Noodle Instant Soup-2 cups, Ramen Noodles-4 packs, Granola Bars-1 box, Powdered Drink Mix-1 container, Peanut Butter-2 jars, Jelly-2 jars