PARIS, Illinois. (WTWO/WAWV) — Horizon Health prepared for the holidays with their annual Christmas gift shop open house.

“Every year except we didn’t last year, we try to have the Christmas open house”, Peg Raley said.

The shop is completely operated by volunteers. Christmas items including decorations, bakery items, and raffle tickets we’re available for purchase. Winners of the raffle will receive special Christmas decorations as a prize.

All of the funds raised from the gift shop will support scholarships for high school students, along with supplies and equipment for Paris community hospital.

“We have many supporters and we appreciate that and of course the funds go toward the hospital and some scholarships that we do locally for high school students and in house employees”, Kim Macke said.