The Downey Legend

Mrs. Cubas’s Toy Drive

Mrs. Cuba encourages students to donate toys for hospitalized children from ages three to eight. The toy drive started with one toy in her fourth period and has now become a box full with stuffed animals, toy cars, and dolls.

Vanessa Carrillo, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2017

During Mrs. Cubas’s fourth period, on Oct. 16, the topic of children with cleft palates not being able to receive Christmas gifts due to expensive medical treatments came up and it moved her class into pursuing the  idea of a toy drive.   Because Mrs. Cubas’s daughter is a therapi...

Vikings collect items for toy drive

Vikings collect items for toy drive

Camerynn Chase, Staff Writer

December 15, 2010

In efforts to benefit the needy and underprivileged children during the holiday season, the 25th annual Holiday Toy Drive started on Nov. 29 and continued on through Dec. 17. “I just want to encourage the public to donate toys,” Kathy Simmons, one of the people in charge of the Toy Drive, sai...

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