PRINCETON, NJ – Princeton’s Human Services Department said on Monday they were seeking donors for its 22nd Annual Holiday Gift Drive.
Every year, the department, municipal employees, local businesses, and private donors providing gifts to Princeton children. With many losing their jobs due to COVID, the department thinks it’s even more important to spread some Holiday cheer among children.
“With these hard economic times during the pandemic, we understand the need is still great. That is why this year more than previous years your generosity is needed” said the Human Services Department in a statement.
Last year the department received over 300 applications. This year too they are expecting to receive just as many, if not more applications.
Applications are received for children up to age 12, which includes 1-2 gifts they would like for the holidays, which are not to exceed $75 dollars.
In addition to sponsoring a child’s