Monthly Archives: November 2016

Project Gifts receives toys from Fox Township American Legion Post 511


On Sunday Project gifts received a load of toys from the Fox Township American Legion Post 511 secured through the efforts of Jim Steinbiser and crew as they coordinated with several local organizations to collect toys for us.

Pictured from Project Gifts is Bill Cheisa, Duane Duffy, Don Wilhelm, and Bob Roberts, along with Jim Steinbiser and Lana Vendur from the Fox Township American Legion Post 511, and Trooper Chad Himes representing the Pennsylvania State Police.

Project Gifts is grateful for the efforts of Jim and everyone who helped to make this collection a success.

Project Gifts receives Grant from Ridgway Borough Charitable Fund


This week Project Gifts for Elk County received a grant from the Ridgway Borough Charitble Fund which was secured through the Elk County Community Foundation. Pictured from Project Gifts is Bob Roberts, Duane Duffy, Vern Kreckel III, Genarro Aiello, DJ Marconi from the St. Marys City Police Department, and Elk County Sheriff Todd Caltagarone receiving the check from Derek Goode of the Ridgway Borough Charitable Fund. The presentation was held at CAPSEA in Ridgway.

Sign-Up Forms for 2016 Project Gifts for Elk County Christmas Give-A-Way

TO: Parents of Children Ages: Infant to 10 years old

We invite you to attend our annual Christmas give-a-way. December 17, 2016

Members of the PROJECT GIFTS FOR ELK COUNTY are currently in the process of gathering names of children who might benefit from our organization’s purpose of supplying toys to children who are in need of extra benefits during the upcoming Christmas Holiday Season.
If your family is on the “Free” or “Reduced” Lunch program at your school, and if you wish to participate, please complete the  form and return it to:

Forms must be received before November 20, 2016


St. Marys Sign-Up Form

Ridgway Sign-Up Form

Johnsonburg Sign-Up Form

Project Gifts receives donation of Toys from Wally Samul


Pictured is Fr. Chrysostom Schlimm OSB, and Fr.Stephen Honeygosky OSB. who stopped by the Project Gifts facility last Friday with some toys. These toys are from Wally Samul who is a good friend of Fr. Chrysostom and Project Gifts. For many years Wally has generously donated toys to our organization and Project Gifts is very grateful for that. Special Thanks to Fr.

Chrysostom and Fr. Stephen for making the trip to St. Marys to bring us the toys on behalf of Wally.