The featured photo shows Sharon LeBuda (left) being served a turkey dinner by Daphne Weston and Aurora Sears on Christmas Day at the Boyne City First Presbyterian Church’s annual community Christmas meal.
Michael Whitmore opens a gift from Santa during a McLaren Northern Michigan pediatric rehab patient Christmas party.
Betty Jo Ladd, Call Center Team Lead at McLaren Northern Michigan, places an ornament on the Giving Tree in the main entrance lobby of McLaren Northern Michigan to signify one of many wishes of area children and foster children. This is the fifth year that McLaren colleagues adopted kids’ wish lists for holiday gifts.
The Otsego Memorial Hospital Auxiliary hosted a Holiday Tables Fundraiser on Dec. 7, at the First United Methodist Church in Gaylord. Gaylord High School students contributed their time and talents to this year’s event. Pictured is one of the ornate table settings featured. Get info on next year’s event by calling Dawn Hill at (989) 939-8586.
The dialysis staff at McLaren Northern Michigan threw a holiday party with food and the gift of a handmade ornament for their patients.
Allyson Pallagi of Boyne City takes a Community Christmas box around, collecting various goods for a needy family.
Roger Perreault and Henry Erber volunteered to cook and serve for the annual Community Christmas Dinner held at the First Presbyterian Church.
Great Lakes Energy employees donated $3,559.50, along with food and toys to the Boyne Area Community Christmas program. Andy and Kathy Sutton accept the check from employees who helped organize the event. Pictured (from left) are Nicole Youngs, Holly LaVanway, the Suttons and Julie Bailey.
Beth and Jerry Broschart enjoyed a meal together at the annual Presbyterian Community Christmas Dinner on Dec. 25.
Sky VanVolkenberg of Boyne City High School baked treats to sell in the entrance of Family Fare to raise money for the Boyne City High School Drama Department’s annual trip to New York City.
Lights of Love committee members pictured during this year’s event (from left) are Barbara Miller, Pati Scott, Amy Wieland, Candy Greene, Kathy Henricks and Marion Stetson.