Through their Hope for the Holidays program, Madison Correctional Institution has been donating items to Madison County Job & Family Services for more than 20 years. This year, offenders knitted 100 hats and 25 lap blankets, made 435 bookmarks, donated toys and gifts, and presented a check for $1,600. Offenders hold fundraisers throughout the year. The institution’s staff also buys and donates gifts.
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