Press Release

Asa Arkansas's Governor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
12.17.2015

Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold Christmas at the Capitol Event Today

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will join Legislators, Capitol employees and child advocates today in the Capitol for a special Christmas Gift drive for the 4,607 children in Arkansas’s foster care system. Toys collected over the last several days will be delivered at the news conference, but it’s not too late to join in on the gift giving.

Please bring a gift with the attached label and place it under the tree in the Old Supreme Court Room at the Arkansas State Capitol by December 18th.  As advocates for these children and families, we can help support the Division of Children & Family Services as they work to ensure that all foster children and protective service families receive Christmas gifts.

Details are as follows:

WHAT:         
Christmas in the Capitol News Conference

WHEN:         
12:30 pm, Thursday December 17, 2015

WHERE:      
Old Supreme Court Room
State Capitol, Little Rock, AR

CONTACT: Press Shop (press@governor.arkansas.gov or 501.682.3612)