The Community Christmas campaign may be a far off thought for many, but a local business is holding a fundraiser Friday to benefit the campaign. For the eighth year, Freer Auto Body in Godfrey will be holding a "Christmas in July" to raise money for Community Christmas. It was born out of the generosity of two young girls.
Margaret Freer of Freer Auto Body tells The Big Z her granddaughters, Taylor and Lily Freer wanted to do something to help those who might not otherwise have anything for Christmas.
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Christmas in July will be held at the shop on Alby Street from 10:30-1:30. Last year Taylor and Lily raised over $25,000 with the help and support of our community. If you can't attend, you can still make a donation out to Community Christmas. Call 466-6151 for more information.