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Former Associated Press writer Jim Purks shared his experiences with people in Albany Thursday night.More >>
Former Associated Press writer Jim Purks shared his experiences with people in Albany Thursday night. More >>
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -
Albany Easter Seal officials and Albany Mayor Pro-tem Bob Langstaff met at the Mayor's Office Wednesday morning to unveil the new Christmas ornament for the 2012 Holiday season.
The new style depicts Santa Claus kneeling by a young person in a wheel chair.
This decoration is the official ornament of the city. The beautiful Easter Seals collector's item ornament is a must have for your tree this holiday season Proceeds benefit Easter Seals of Southern Georgia.
Click HERE to go to an online order form to buy the ornament.
About the Easter Seals organization- Children and adults with disabilities and special needs find highest-quality services designed to meet their individual needs when they come to Easter Seals.
Teams of therapists, teachers and other health professionals help each person overcome obstacles to independence and reach his or her personal goals.
Easter Seals also includes families as active members of any therapy program, and offers the support families need.
You can reach Easter Seals at 229-439-7061 and 800-365-4583 (toll-free).