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News Release

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Media Relations

8th Annual Motor4Toys Charity Toy Run

What:
Charity Toy Drive

When:
Sunday, November 20, 2011
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Where:
Toys-R-Us retail store
6245 Topanga Canyon Boulevard
Woodland Hills CA,  91367

Who:
Motor 4 Toys Charitable Foundation benefiting children of Southern California

Why:          
This event is the kickoff to the 8th annual Motor4Toys Charity Toy Drive and Car Show (Sunday December 4th, 2011 at Anthem Blue Cross building 21555 Oxnard).  The Toy Run is a procession of exotic and classic cars from the Supercar Sunday weekly car show at the Promenade Mall at 6100 Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Woodland Hills to the Toys-R-Us where the car owners purchase toys.  In years past the toy run has had media coverage to promote the Toy Drive & Car Show.  At last year’s Toy Drive and Car Show over 4,500 cars attended and over 20,000 toys were collected.  All the toys collected are distributed to needy children throughout all of Southern California.

Past events have yielded the following in cars in attendance and toys collected:
In 2009, over 4,500 cars attended and 13,000 toys were collected.
In 2008, 4,500 cars attended and 8,500 toys were collected.
In 2007, 4,000 cars attended and 15,500 toys were collected.
In 2006, 3,000 cars attended and 11,000 toys were collected.  

The Toy Run event will be open to the public.

Contact:
For additional information please contact Detective Darren Holst at 805-490-0555.


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