By Melissa McCaghren
Nine local organizations that help others were given a surprise gift from the Slaton Lions Club last Monday (Nov. 25) ahead of Giving Tuesday (Dec. 3).
The Ministerial Alliance, Weekend Snack Sack, Meals on Wheels, Santa Red and Blue, Stock Show, Slaton Athletic Booster Club, Band Booster Club, Slaton Harvey House and Multi-Tiered Systems of Support each received $250 from the club to use in their efforts to help others.
A total of $2,250 was presented.
For more information, please read the Thursday edition of The Slatonite.