The December 1-15 Fostering our Children drive at St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake was a big success. We collected more than 1,400 items from 714 contributors. Donated items will give our tribal foster children and their new foster families the help they need to get started on the right foot.
CHI-MIIGWECH to the many people who donated to our Fostering Our Children Drive and supported our children who enter out-of-home placement. These donations will provide each child with a care package filled with goodies and necessities to provide comfort during a difficult transition time:
St. Croix Tribal Court $1,000 monetary donation
Mary Larson Monetary donations
Denise Lasarge-Tribal Center Baby items and miscellaneous items
Jean Roedl-St. Croix Tribal Clinic Blankets, snacks, coloring books, baby wipes, body washes, miscellaneous items
Steve Shervey of Rice Lake, WI Fleece Blankets, books, miscelaneous items
Traci Paetzel- Tribal Center Beautiful quilts from the Siren Quilters Guild
Barb Miller-UW Stout Flashlights, Knickknacks, activity books and miscellaneous items
Tammi Rogers-Tribal Center Miscellaneous baby items
St. Croix Casino Marketing More than 1,400 miscellaneous items
St. Croix Tribal Dental Tooth brushes, tooth paste, floss, toy
We will be collecting through December 31st, but obviously we are closed for the holiday season very soon. If you find that you still want to donate, we will be accepting items into the New Year and on an ongoing basis.