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Children living in public housing receive toys ahead of Christmas

Posted at 4:51 PM, Dec 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-21 19:49:00-05

The Public Housing Team of the Housing Authority of the City of Lafayette is making Christmas brighter for children in Lafayette.

Friday the groups aided by the National Pan-Hellenic Council distributing gifts to children, under the age of 12, who reside in the public housing developments.

Around 200 gifts were distributed, donated through the National Pan-Hellenic Council’s Lafayette Chapter.

The sororities and fraternities who assisted in gathering the gifts and delivering them to the public housing staff for wrapping and labeling were: Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.; Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.; Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.; Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.; Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.; Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.; and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. The delivery of these gifts by NPHC is scheduled for Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at the Lafayette Housing Authority.