Last week I visited the Richfield Humanitarian Center. It’s located in the basement of the Tabernacle on Center Street and 200 West in Richfield.
About two dozen service-minded individuals (mostly ladies) were busy sewing, quilt-making, sorting material and doing many other things. They put together school kits, toys, dolls, special handmade bags and so much more.
Center Directors Glen and Roxie Taylor and Les and Joyce Bell had each invited me to stop by because this is a special place. They were right!
The original emphasize of the Center was providing cheer at Christmas, but they are now sending items throughout the valley and all over the world to needy children and adults, year-round. I was fortunate to be in Mexico last October and distributed wheelchair and walking-chair bags and clothing protectors in a center where seniors had very little. There were tears from both givers and receivers.
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