Rockford volunteers prep for free dinner
By Jesse Pollack
ROCKFORD - Over the last decade, Rockford's annual "Together at Christmas" free meal has grown from a way to feed the less-fortunate during the holidays into a full-blown community event.
The meal began in 2005 "with a vision by the Rockford United Methodist Church's administrative board to provide dinner for those who are alone or hungry on Christmas," church officer manager Susan Sheppard said. [More