December 24, 2017 - The annual Mariposa County Manna House Christmas Dinner distribution and KOPS for KIDS program was held on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds.
A spokesperson for Manna House said the volunteers filled 250 boxes full of complete Christmas dinners for the community.
Commenting on the 2017 KOPS for KIDS program, Mariposa County Sheriff Deputy, Will Atkinson, said this year was the biggest year ever for donations with a total of $18,000. On Thursday, December 21, 2017 the deputies made the trip down the hill to Walmart in Atwater and spent $15,000 on toys. Other toy donations were provided by the community inside and outside of Mariposa.
To donate to Manna House you can mail your checks to: P. O. Box 1484, Mariposa, CA. 95338.