Jerrie McNemar, food bank coordinator at St. Mary Outreach, gathers items Monday for a client. The nonprofit organization, which serves people in need in the Tri-City area, has seen a rise in people needing help and decline in monetary donations, Executive Director Brenda Liner said. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)
The holiday season can be a happy time when families get together. However, for the less fortunate, it’s just another time to struggle to exist.