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Thanks for the many contributions to Alton Community Services

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To The Daily Sun,

We are entering the fall season and many thanks to the local gardeners who have supplied us with fresh vegetables and fruit. The many anonymous donors who continue to leave food at the drop of centers: Max Realtors, Profile Bank, Spencer Hughes Realty, Alton Home and Lumber a/k/a Reuben's Store. The members of the Alton Community Church, Be Free Church and St. Katherine's and the Senior Center.

If you would like to make a monetary contribution you may mail it to Alton Community Services, PO Box 43, Alton, N.H. 03809. You make made a memorial or honoree gift in someone's name. We are a non-profit organization and your gift is tax deductible. 

A reminder for individuals/families to fill our our forms for fuel assistance. If you haven't received your application or if you feel you may be eligible call Community Action Program (524-5512) for an apartment. If your rent includes heat make sure your landlord applies it to your rent. 

The new guidelines are in and a family of three making $3,100 a month may be eligible for assistance, it goes up in increments. If your child is eligible for reduced or free lunches you could be eligible to make use of our services. 

If you would like to volunteer your services please call 875-(CARE) and leave a message. Diane Eagles is the Volunteer Director. 

Dorothye S. Wentworth 

Alton Community Services