Stop by Lapeer Gold and Diamond now until Easter. Their collecting Easter basket donations for the annual Jelly Beans & Smiles. Julie Caris from Lapeer Gold and Diamond came up with idea four years ago for the annual program that provides Easter baskets to children in need.

Baskets will be distributed to children at Heartland Hospice, Lapeer Habitat for Humanity, Lapeer Family Literacy Center and LACADA .

Make your donations of baskets, candy, coloring books, etc. Drop them off at Lapeer Gold and Diamond on South Main Street in Lapeer. For more information, call 810-245-4653.