Diane Craig, center, discusses planning for the 2016 A Helping Hand at Christmas campaign on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, with fellow organizers, from left, Salvation Army Capt. Kimberly Boyd, Barbara Wainwright and Elaine Gale. The annual campaign by The Salvation Army and the Merced Sun-Star raises money to help local families and residents in need.
Diane Craig, center, discusses planning for the 2016 A Helping Hand at Christmas campaign on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, with fellow organizers, from left, Salvation Army Capt. Kimberly Boyd, Barbara Wainwright and Elaine Gale. The annual campaign by The Salvation Army and the Merced Sun-Star raises money to help local families and residents in need. MICHELLE MORGANTE mmorgante@mercedsun-star.com
Diane Craig, center, discusses planning for the 2016 A Helping Hand at Christmas campaign on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, with fellow organizers, from left, Salvation Army Capt. Kimberly Boyd, Barbara Wainwright and Elaine Gale. The annual campaign by The Salvation Army and the Merced Sun-Star raises money to help local families and residents in need. MICHELLE MORGANTE mmorgante@mercedsun-star.com

Merced holiday season campaign, A Helping Hand, kicks off donation drive

December 01, 2016 5:16 PM