Many heartfelt thanks to the entire community for being part of our annual Winter Festival! You donated hats and gloves, toys for the teens and kids, your time decorating and helping at the event, and more. Volunteers and donations came from organizations all across Louisville–WAVE3, WHAS11, Humana, Mercy Academy, Legal Aid Society, Family Health Centers, Glenview Trust, the de Paul School, UPS, St. Margaret Mary, Bullitt East High School, St. X, and so many more! We could not have done it without you!
Americana’s 24th annual Winter Festival is a special evening for the families of Americana to get family portraits, play games, decorate cookies, and visit Santa. Nearly 500 participants will be part of this event on Friday, December 19th from 5:00pm-8:00pm, and we need your help!
We are looking for donations of gifts, hats, and gloves for the families to make this winter enjoyable for them!
All donations are tax-deductible.
- New and unwrapped
- For kids and youth ages 5-high school
- Gift value no more than $10
- No war-related or violent toys
- No religious toys or books
- Please include batteries if not provided
- Please remove price tag
- Drop off at Americana Community Center by December 17th
- Volleyballs, basketballs, soccer balls, sportwear
- Flash drives, headphones, CD and MP3 players
- Games (especially Connect 4 and chess)
- Craft kits
- Tubes of henna
- Family-friendly DVDs
- Purses, scarves, jewelry
- Giftcards (i.e. iTunes and McDonald’s)
- Barbie dolls and other dolls
- Toy cars
- Nail polish or make-up kits
- Hats and gloves (for all ages!)
Interested in hosting a donation drive at your local school, business, or other organization? Feel free to do so! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Interested in volunteering at the event? Visit the Volunteer Opportunities page for more information: http://americanacc.org/volunteer/volunteer-opportunities/ or email email@example.com.
Donations can be dropped off at the front office of Americana Community Center (4801 Southside Dr. Louisville, KY 40214) and will be accepted until December 17th. Call (502)366-7813 for more information.