In August 2020, Altrusans delivered over 400 pairs of socks and underwear for boys and girls to the Head Start Program, St Johns County School District. Altrusan Vicki Sellner was able to obtain a $250.00 grant from her insurance company for this project.
Pictured are Christine Croyle, Head Start and Altrusans Art Holden, Vicki Sellner, and Eileen Holden.
In September 2019, Altrusa International of St. Augustine delivered 150 pairs of boys and girls underwear and socks to the Head Start Program, St. Johns County School District. In addition to the underwear and socks, 20 copies of the book “That Cat Book” written by Doris Dunker and illustrated by her daughter, Wendy Tatter who is a local, St. Augustine artist were donated to the program. The books will be distributed to Head Start teachers.
Pictured from the left are Christine Croyle, Facilitator of the Head Start Program, Art Holden, Chair of Altrusa’s Literacy Committee, and Mary Ann Holanchock, Coordinator of Federal Programs and Early Childhood Services.