The Rotary Club of Portola comes together to bring additional warmth and joy to the holiday season Nov. 18 at the Plumas Crisis Intervention and Resource Center (PCIRC) in Portola after the inception of a project called Thanksgiving in a Box, designed by Community Service Chair Joleen Zuidervaart Cline. Over 100 Thanksgiving dinners were handed out over the course of the day. Shown is the afternoon shift from left: Kellie Birkhofer, Steve Birkhofer, Steve Clifton, Renee Hermann, Kirk Lambert, Joleen Zuidervaart Cline and Dana Lambert. Photos submitted

Thanksgiving in a box

The morning crew from the Rotary Club of Portola gets ready to spread cheer in the kitchen at PCIRC in Portola. From left: Steve Clifton, Irene Wojek, Dave Nelson, Gloria Sandoval LaPlant and Toni Carl.