CENTRAL ILLINOIS (WCIA) — The WCIA 3 Day of Giving to benefit Crisis Nursery was Tuesday, December 3rd until 7:00 p.m. We were able to raise a total of $102,232.
WCIA 3 Backlot – 509 S. Neil St., Champaign, IL
St. Anthony Health Center, 900 W Temple Ave Building B, Effingham, IL
Fairhills Mall in Springfield – 1919 W. Monroe, Springfield, IL
WCIA 3’s Jen Lask shows how you can help the Crisis Nursery of Effingham County and how your donations can make a big impact on families.
WCIA 3’s Gabrielle Franklin talks with the director of the Mini O’Beirne Crisis Nursery about how the Day of Giving is helping kids in Springfield.
WCIA 3’s Jen Lask talks about a big donation that came through Effingham.
WCIA 3’s Aaron Eades and Christie Battista given an update on how many donations have come through our back lot for the Crisis Nursery – Island of Safety in Urbana.
We wrap up coverage of the Day of Giving drive with a $1,000 donation to help Crisis Nurseries around Central Illinois.
WCIA 3’s Jen Lask talks with an employee of the Crisis Nursery in Effingham and her son about the group’s services. The young boy said he likes the nursery because, “He likes playing with his mommy.”
Not sure what to donate? Here are some ideas: