Webster Elementary School, as part of its commitment to help others, is holding a Coat and Holiday Gift Drive to brighten the holidays for those in need. Clean coats, hats, gloves, and mittens, as well as unwrapped gifts for a child, are welcome. The drive continues through Dec. 10.

If your family is in need, please email social worker Rachel Long at All information is confidential. Learn more about donating and being a beneficiary at

Webster thanks its community for its support and generosity, which also was on display when Thanksgiving baskets were donated to several families and a tremendous amount of food was donated to HOPE Community Services.