East Ridge Elementary and Sweetwater ISD show their support for a worthwhile local program that helps provide food and toys to needy families during the holiday season in Nolan County. Sweetwater Goodfellows food and toy drop boxes have been placed at schools and various businesses around Sweetwater. Starting Monday, Nov. 15, East Ridge Elementary will be sending out a challenge to it's students to bring in 100 or more food or toys items to be placed in the Goodfellows drop box. For every 100 items the students and faculty bring in a special treat will be provided. Above, Kathy Smart (SISD Assistant Superintendent), Peggy Elliot (Counselor at East Ridge), Mia Valdez, Kyla and Kendall Daniel, Morgan Turnbow, Hadlee Hardin and Landry Turnbow donate toys to the drop box. The annual Goodfellows toy drive will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, at Wal-Mart. Distribution will take place from 9-11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 10, at Lamar Street Baptist Church.