Volunteers needed for annual Festival of Trees

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SPRINGFIELD - Memorial Medical Center Foundation officials say they are looking for volunteers to help out with their Festival of Trees this year.

Officials say more than 1,000 volunteers are needed for the annual event, which will be held from November 19 through November 27 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds.  Tasks requiring volunteers include working in the kitchen, running the train, decoration gingerbread cookies, assisting children with various crafts, and more.

People interested in volunteering must be at least 14 years old.  For more information about the Festival of Trees, or to register, click here.

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