Photo provided by the St. Bernard Kiwanis -- Mitch Perkins, left, president of the St. Bernard-Arabi Kiwanis Club, recently presented a $500 check on behalf of the club to Capt. Angie Huff and Deputy Jamie Penton, of the St. Bernard Sheriff's Office.

The St. Bernard-Arabi Kiwanis Club recently presented a $500 donation to the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office to help with its Cops for Christmas program, which provides coats to children of parish families in need of assistance during the holidays.

For information about the Kiwanis Club, visit or call Michael Chutz at (504) 650-0291.