3rd Annual FailSafe-ERA Holiday Shoppe

EVENT HELPS BRING CHEER TO INMATES’ FAMILIES

FailSafe-ERA's Holiday Shoppe brings Christmas to families of incarcerated individuals

AdeleUphaus Dec 17, 2021


Our 3rd Annual Holiday Shoppe was a great success (pictures forthcoming). We provided a shopping experience that included not only toys but also clothing and a complete meal to 44 families, totaling 90 children and youth. Thank you to the following people and organizations who made it possible:

Charissa McCall, Program Manager, for coordinating a successful event. Charissa, Owner of Rissa’s Heart, also donated stocking stuffers and gift bags.


Our sponsors: Marlene Camp, Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center - Site Sponsor Tyrone and Eunice Elizabeth Hamilton-Wright- Event Sponsor Pastor Phyllis Brantley, Restored Through Faith Ministries- Dinner Sponsor Dr. Sharon Kelly, Watchman Ministries - Teen Sponsors Pastor Earl Richardson, New Restoration Outreach Christian Center of Fredericksburg - Transportation Sponsor ABWA - Women Inspiring Women Leaders : Family Bag Sponsor


Our Donors: Gretchen Rusden, Embrace Treatment Foster Care Marshall Williams, Virginia CARES and People Incorporated of Virginia Pastor Leonard Lacey, UFCM, Stafford VA Pastor De'Rain F. Irvin, 3N1 Ministries Giant Foods Giant Food BJ’s Wholesale Club BJ's Wholesale Club

On behalf of our families, thank you all! Juanita Shanks, CEO