'Tis the season of giving. And who better to give to, during the holidays, than to people in need? Now, when I have made donations in the past, I have usually stuck to clothing, nonperishable food, and toy donations. But I have now learned that there are so many more items that we should be donating to people in need.

If you are wanting to give back to those in need, there are several options for donating in town. You can donate to one of our many "Free Little Pantries" that are scattered around town. You can also donate to the new Heavens Helpers Closet (701) or any other similar donation-based organizations.

Keep reading to check out my list of things that would be good to donate to people in our community. What items would you add to the donation list?