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Misericordia University donates packages to flood victims

Campus Ministry at Misericordia University, in conjunction with the Kids Care Clubs project of the Jewish Family Services of Greater Wilkes-Barre, prepared care packages to donate to regional flood victims. The Kids Care Clubs, with the assistance of Lucille Colson, supplied toys for children and essentials such as toothpaste, tooth brushes, socks and more. Students active in Campus Ministry prepared 80 care packages, which were distributed by members of the campus community at cleanup sites in Noxen, Tunkhannock, Plainsville and others. Volunteer participants, from left: Christelle Patrice, Ashley; Shannon Kowalski, Glen Lyon; Ashley Benz, Philadelphia; Catie Becker, Shickshinny; Claire Cellary, Gloversville, N.Y.; Krista Randall, Bel Air, Md.; Chris Empett, New Milford; Gabrielle Rufino, Milford, N.J.; Sarah Munley, Sussex, N.J.; Kristen Mitchell Samuels, community outreach coordinator of Misericordia University’s Campus Ministry; and Erin Kain, Mantua, N.J.

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