CRESWELL – Little elves from Ellie's Preschool Promise and Daycare assembled Christmas gifts for the Creswell VFW Post to deliver to homeless and needy veterans. There are two separate package types - one for the veteran, containing a warm cap, gloves, socks and food; and a second with treats and a blanket for the vet's companion dog. The children from the preschool at 351 D St. enjoyed assembling these gifts, Bob Beck, of Creswell VFW said. This exercise is a lesson compassion, in being grateful for the . . .