To help bring smiles to thousands of children who otherwise would find no presents on Christmas morning, the Pasadena Fire Department, ABC7 and Southland Firefighters are partnering for their 19th year on the Spark of Love Toy Drive.
New, unwrapped toys, sports equipment and gift cards for infants, children and teenagers may be dropped off at the following Pasadena fire stations through Dec. 24:
* Station 31, 135 S. Fair Oaks Ave.
* Station 32, 2424 E. Villa St.
* Station 33, 515 N. Lake Ave
* Station 34, 1360 E. Del Mar Blvd.
* Station 36, 1140 N. Fair Oaks Ave.
* Station 37, 3430 E. Foothill Blvd.
* Station 38, 1150 Linda Vista Ave.
* Fire Department administrative offices, 199 S. Los Robles Ave., Suite 550
Community partners with Spark of Love Toy Drive boxes in Pasadena can accept donations as well, including Paseo Colorado, Western Asset, Plaza Las Fuentes, Pasadena Federal Credit Union, Gold’s Gym, Honda of Pasadena, Victory Park Pasadena, First Tee Pasadena (Brookside Golf Course), Pasadena Central Library, Bob’s Big Boy and Pasadena Water and Power.
The program is also supported by Ruth Management, Operating Engineers, Frostig Center, Bolton and Company, Pro Biz Bank, Optical Research, Rotary Club and Chancellor Place.
For more information contact A.C. Brown, administrative captain and community liaison for the Pasadena Fire Department, at (626) 744-7201.
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