Catholic News Herald

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042817 Easter basketsCHARLOTTE — Girl Scout Troop 2697 of St. Matthew Church recently delivered 190 Easter baskets to Catholic Charities Diocese of Charlotte, for the fourth year in a row.

The Scouts collected items through the generosity of St. Matthew parishioners and neighborhood friends.

The baskets were filled with colorful grass, toys, candy-filled eggs, stuffed animals and books, and then the Scouts wrapped and topped each basket with a beautiful bow.

— Photo provided by Kim Burke