Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Photos courtesy of Assemblyman David Weprin
Photos courtesy of Assemblyman David Weprin
Assemblyman David Weprin helped donate 400 toys to the children of the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens.

The Boys and Girls Club of Metro Queens had some extra holiday spirit this week.

Assemblyman David Weprin joined John J. DeCristoforo, COO of the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens, and others on Dec. 23 to donate collected toys to youngsters at the Richmond Hill organization.

The holiday toy drive, which was arranged by Weprin’s district office and began in November and was arranged to benefit charitable organizations including the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens and the Once Upon a Time school.

With an incredible show of support from many community organizations, schools, and residents all throughout Queens; Weprin’s district offices received more than 400 toys for children of all ages. The toys included some of the most popular gifts of the season, including Elsa dolls from Disney’s “Frozen,” air hockey tables, and Melissa & Doug train sets.

BCGWeprinTruck web

The toys were given out to over 300 children at the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens with each child receiving a gift relative to their age and choice. The remaining toys were donated to local schools and charities, including the Once Upon a Time school in Richmond Hill.

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Related Stories
Queens calls for safety improvements & increased enforcement on Grand Central Parkway
Queens calls for safety improvements & increased enforcement on Grand Central Parkway
Pick up a free rain barrel for your home next weekend in Fresh Meadows
Pick up a free rain barrel for your home next weekend in Fresh Meadows
Popular Stories
Photo via Modern Spaces
Want to purchase a home in these Queens neighborhoods? You may have to wait a while
Photo via Facebook/Penthouse 808
15 outdoor dining spots in western Queens to try before the end of summer
Photos by Robert Stridiron/RHS Breaking News Services
Driver seriously injured after his car smashes into a tree on the Jackie Robinson Parkway in Queens


Skip to toolbar