This is the 9th anniversary of Jelly-Beans & Smiles developed by Julie Ann Caris at Lapeer Gold and Diamond that provides an Easter basket to the needy children in our community.

Please donate any of the following items an assembled Easter basket, chocolate Easter Bunny, packaged candy, coloring books, empty baskets and/or any Easter related item. During the past 9 years over 11,900 Easter baskets have been given to the children of Lapeer County.

Drop off items at Lapeer Gold & Diamond 824 South Main Street or call Julie Ann at 810- 245-4653 and she'll pick them up no later than March 19.