By Linda DuShane White
Continuing the SLAC tradition of sharing our good fortune
with others, there will be opportunities to donate to the following
• The Family Giving Tree will be held at the
following locations until December 13. You can pick up and drop off wish
cards and gifts at the following locations (donors are encouraged to
attach a toothbrush to each gift): MCC (Bldg. 5), A&E (Bldg. 41), REG
(Bldg. 28), Central Lab (Bldg. 40), Klystron (Bldg. 44), ROB (Bldg. 48),
SSRL (Bldgs. 120 & 137) and ILC (Bldg. 214).
• The Coat and Blanket Drive has collection boxes
in the following locations until December 16: A&E (Bldg. 41), Central Lab
(Bldg. 40), ROB (Bldg. 48) and SEM (Bldg. 241).
• The Second Harvest Food Drive for nutritious food
and beverages in non-glass containers has collection bins in the following
locations until December 16: MCC (Bldg. 5), ESD (Bldg. 15), ES&H (Bldg.
24), SEM (Bldg. 35), Central Lab (Bldg. 40), A&E (Bldg. 41), Cafeteria
(Bldg. 42), SSRL (Bldgs. 120 & 137), SEM (Bldg. 241), ROB (Bldg. 48), SCS
(Bldg. 50) and Stores (Bldg. 81).
According to Erin Shatara (HR), "Second Harvest and the
Family Giving Tree go through many charitable organizations throughout the
Bay Area. Clothing will go to a local church that helps out needy
For more information on the International Holiday Wishes
celebration and the Sharing Campaigns, see: