Christmas Charities Year Round

By Hilary Gould –Executive Director In 1949, Milton K. Cummings founded the organization known today as Christmas Charities Year Round, to provide clothing and Christmas gifts for the farming families whose crops were destroyed by a boll weevil infestation.  Fast forward 72 years, and CCYR continues to provide for the those in need throughout the … Continue reading Christmas Charities Year Round

Fantasy Playhouse A Christmas Carol

By Karen Mockensturm –Executive Director and Megan Carter Having found ways to pivot to virtual programming during 2020, Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy was thrilled to open its doors to in person programming beginning this fall. The pandemic was especially destructive to the arts & culture industry, but Fantasy Playhouse used the opportunity to … Continue reading Fantasy Playhouse A Christmas Carol