Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Ron Bellding loads a mountain bike into his car with the help of volunteer James Pauley at the Mt. Vernon Grange Hall during Salvation Army's distribution day Wednesday.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Hope, Help and Healing volunteers James Pauley, left, and Brandon Black assist Lake of the Pines resident Nicole Hickman by carrying out donated gifts and food to her car during the Salvation Army's distribution day Wednesday at the Mt. Vernon Grange Hall.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Volunteers for the Salvation Army, from left, James Pauley, Skip Koski and Brandon Black pack bags of donated food for those in need.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Tables stacked with donated toys fills the Mt. Vernon Grange Hall.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal James Pauley, left and Skip Koski pack bags of food during the Salvation Army's distribution day.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Todd Lasater stacks boxes of food on a hand cart that will go to a family this Christmas.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Richard Carpenter, left helps Scott Humphreys of Auburn load his car with food and toys for the holiday season.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Auburn resident Maria Molina is overcome with joy as she fills a bag with Christmas gifts along side volunteer Karin Bresett during the Salvation Army's distribution day at the Mt. Vernon Grange Hall Wednesday morning.