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Posted on: October 6, 2019

3rd Annual Toys for Tots Program

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Toys for Tots Program

City of Garland Parks & Recreation

MISSION:

The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November, and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted. 

GOAL:

The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens.  

OBJECTIVES: 

The objectives of Toys for Tots are to help less fortunate children throughout the United States experience the joy of Christmas; to play an active role in the development of one of our nation’s most valuable resources – our children; to unite all members of local communities in a common cause for three months each year during the annual toy collection and distribution campaign; and to contribute to better communities in the future.   

APPLICATIONS:  

Each Recreation Center has 60 applications in total. All applications are to be filled out with a copy of State ID & birth certificates and dropped off by Wednesday, Nov. 27, by 8 p.m. at your nearest Garland Recreation Center.

Deadline: Wednesday, November 27, 2019, by 8 p.m.

Age requirements:   Newborn – 12 years

Required Documents:   

  1. Application
  2. Children’s Birth certificates    
  3. Identification/ Consulate ID with picture

If parents decide to take application home please let them know all applications with proper documents must be together and due back by Wednesday, November 27, 2019, by 8 p.m.

**Incomplete applications will NOT be processed. 

 **Applications do not have to be Garland residents.


APPROVAL:

      

Once the application is approved, you will be receiving a phone call from a recreation staff employee on the date and time to pick up toys from Bradfield Recreation Center.

 **Current Identification is needed upon the distribution date. 


For More Information

Bradfield Recreation Center
972-205-2770
Bradfield Recreation Center Email     

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