Aledo Jaycees donate to Family Crisis Center

Robert Blackford/Editor
The Aledo Jaycees donate $450 to the Mercer County Family Crisis Center on April 27. Pictured, from the left, are: Aledo Jaycee President Hugh Brown, Aledo Jaycee Treasurer Jason Potter, Family Crisis Center executive director Marla Reynolds, Legal Advocate Carmen Figenbaum, and Children's Advocate Brenda Dunn.

The Aledo Jaycees donated $450 to the Mercer County Family Crisis Center April 27. Aledo Jaycee President Hugh Brown and Treasurer Jason Potter made the presentation at the offices of the center.

Brown said the Jaycees raises money through its fundraisers at the Mercer County Fair and Rhubarb Festival.

Brown said the group has an emphasis on helping children.

Marla Reynolds, executive director of the center, said the donation would be used for therapy and counseling to the centers' clients.