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Girls Scouts gift cookies to Meals on Wheels

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Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.comTroop leaders Heidi Reynaud, left, and Ann Graham, right, with Shannon Cardoza, Nichole Graham, Susan Duffy-Smith, Emily Harrington and Marcelle Reynaud prepare to spread Girl Scout cookie love to Meals on Wheels recipients.

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. and#8212; What may seem to some as a small gesture is a huge act of kindness to the Meals on Wheels participants. Truckee Service Unit 631 Girl Scout Troop 189 had a fan who donated money for four cases of cookies. The generosity of one person was passed forward to 45 people.

Maybe a cookie is just a cookie to you, but the MOW participants very seldom receive and#8220;goodiesand#8221; and the cookie is just part of the gift, being thought of by the younger generation is a warm hug to the homebound seniors in the area.

Sierra Senior Services offers many thoughts for their thankfulness.

and#8212; Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.com