Citizens Bank Donates “Stockings of Love” to People’s Emergency Center

Bank colleagues donated 100 filled stockings to help families in need

PHILADELPHIA (December 23, 2013)- This past Friday, Citizens Bank volunteers made a special delivery of 100 “Stockings of Love” to assist women and children in need at People’s Emergency Center in West Philadelphia.

The stockings and the items stuffed inside were donated by Citizens Bank colleagues and this year include toys for children that will be donated in time for Christmas.

Over the years, Citizens Bank’s “Stockings of Love” program has delivered items to thousands of homeless men, women and children as well as families living in transitional housing. The red mesh stockings are filled with items such as scarves, knit hats, gloves, socks small toys and gifts and trial-size toiletries, including toothbrushes, toothpaste, shaving cream, deodorant, shampoo, combs, brushes, barrettes, washcloths and soap.  Here is a summary of coverage from the event:

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