Forgotten Angels 2019

The Forgotten Angels Project will be gearing up again for its 13th year, serving residents in “Personal Care Homes”. Residents in PCH’s are usually younger and sometimes suffer with mental illness rather than physical limitations. We focus on this group of residents because they seem to be most forgotten by friends, family and society. Even more despairing is that these residents are only allowed $60.00 a month personal spending money.
You may be asking “How does this work?” We are asking residents for only one wish, $25.00 and under. We place the Forgotten Angel on the tree anonymously. People from the community come to the PADD office and obtain a Forgotten Angel (or several) off the tree. Later they return with a Christmas bag stuffed full with the resident’s wish along with other stocking stuffers.
The Stocking Stuffer list is on the back of this letter. Our focus is on SNACKS, because that is what the residents love the most. Stocking Stuffers are generally all sorts of snacks, games, stationary, socks, gloves and personal hygiene items. Many people load a large Christmas bag full of these extra goodies along with the personal item requested and return it to the PADD office where all the gifts are bagged by PADD staff and volunteers. Some people choose to bring in donations from the list or make monetary donations. We ask that all gifts be returned, unwrapped, to the PADD office, no later than
Friday, December 13th, 2019
As the holiday season approaches, we hope that you will help us provide a touch of joy to those in need. It is truly amazing to see how our community gets involved in giving so much to these Forgotten Angels. Each year as the donations begin to pour in, I remain stunned at your generosity. I am very proud to be a part of this community and look forward to serving our Forgotten Angels in 2019 with your help. To adopt an angel or if you have any questions, please contact:
Cindy Tabor
Pennyrile District Ombudsman
300 Hammond Drive
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Office - 270-886-9484
Fax – 270-886-3211
[email protected]
Forgotten Angel Needs List