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Business holds successful charity drives

Published: Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 12:03 p.m. CDT
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Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists Marketing Director Deb Loitz is pictured delivering more than 10 large bags of coats and winter gear to Julie Sgarlata of the Sycamore United Methodist Church coat ministry.

Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists held a drive to collect coats and winter accessories for the Sycamore United Methodist Church Coat Ministry. The ministry is open during food pantry hours, noon to 4 p.m. Mondays, at the church, 160 Johnson Ave. in Sycamore. More than 10 large bags of donations were collected.

The business also collected a variety of needed items for Safe Passage.

“We are so thankful to the community and Northern Rehab for arranging these donations for us," Safe Passage Program Director Emily LeFew said. "There are so many items, and they will all be well used.”

Safe Passage offers shelter, counseling and support to those in abusive relationships and to victims of domestic or sexual violence. Northern Rehab thanks the community for the donations.

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