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CENTRAL UNION MISSION TO BEGIN GIFT DISTRIBUTION THROUGH ANNUAL OPERATION CHRISTMAS MIRACLE PROGRAM SATURDAY
December 08, 2011

For Immediate Release: December 8, 2011

For More Information: Jocelyn Harris, Communications Manager, 202-745-7118 ext. 221 or JHarris@missiondc.org

Washington, D.C. - Central Union Mission will distribute more than 600 Christmas gifts to some of the area's poor and homeless children this Saturday, December 10 at 10AM at the Central Union Mission Headquarters located at 1350 R Street, NW in Washington, D.C.

Operation Christmas Miracle is an annual program at Central Union Mission that grows and adapts in response to the needs seen in the community. This Saturday's distribution over 600 gifts will be the first step toward a goal of 3000 gifts distributed in total through the program this year.

Central Union Mission Executive Director, David Treadwell, will be available on Saturday and in the days leading up to the Operation Christmas Miracle distribution to speak with members of the media regarding the program as well as other outreach activities at Central Union Mission.

WHO: Central Union Mission

WHAT: Annual Operation Christmas Miracle Program

WHEN: Saturday, December 10 from 10AM-2PM

WHERE: Central Union Mission HQ, 1350 R Street, NW Washington, D.C.