LAPD & YMCA Toy Drive NA19167ml

December 20, 2019

WHAT: Rain or shine children of all ages and their families will enjoy toys, candy bags, music, hula hoop and dance contests, prize drawings, face painting, rock wall, public safety displays, surprise celebrity guests, and Mr. and Mrs. Clause arriving in a LAPD escort. All to bring joy, lift spirits, and engage a community in need!

WHEN: Sunday, December 22, 2019 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

(Event set-up and loading in of toys will be on Saturday, December 21, 2019 3:00p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)

WHERE: Weingart YMCA 9900 Vermont Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90044

WHO: Thousands of LA’s most disadvantaged children and families, the YMCA Staff, Mr. & Mrs. Santa Clause, and members of the Los Angeles Police Department and their dedicated volunteers.

WHY: This is the first time the Weingart YMCA will host an event of this magnitude at their location. With the support of the LAPD this event will bring joy, lift spirits, engage, and interact a community in need with their local community outreach programs and the Los Angeles Police Department.

CONTACT: For more information or questions regarding this event, please contact event coordinator, LAPD Officer Michael J. Scott at 818-912-0561 or email