East Bridgewater families who need assistance during the holiday season may contact the HUGS Christmas program, which provides food and presents for those in need. The HUGS Giving Tree will be at Christmas on the Common Saturday as well as at the public library from Tuesday to Dec. 21. Donations may also be made online at www.ebhugs.org. Donations and volunteers are welcome. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 508-350-9811.