KENMORE, N.Y. — As the holiday season approaches, many people are looking for ways to help others in the community. Participating in a toy drive is one way you can help a family have a great holiday season.
The special event is happening in early December to encourage donations, but you can also drop off toys at many different sites throughout Kenmore and Tonawanda through December 15.
On December 5, there will be a drive from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Jefferson Elementary School, 250 Athens Boulevard. Those attending should pull up to Oakvale side of the building.
There are also a variety of collection sites throughout the community you can drop toys off to anytime:
- Lincoln Arena: 1200 Parker Boulevard (716-833-7757)
- Brighton Arena: 251 Brompton Road (716-693-3505)
- Paddock Chevrolet Golf Dome: 175 Brompton Road (716-504-3663)
- Water Treatment Plant: 218 Aqua Lane (716-877-4453)
- Aquatic and Fitness Center: One Pool Plaza (716-876-7424)
- Highway Department: 450 Woodward Avenue (716-875-8822)
- Village of Kenmore Department of Public Works: Elmwood and Mang
- Wastewater Plant: 779 Two Mile Creek Road
- Water and Sewer Maintenance and Building Department: 525 Belmont Ave (716-877-8801)
- Tonawanda Community F.C.U. at 257 Highland Avenue
- Tonawanda Community F.C.U. at 315 Delaware Avenue
- Youth, Parks & Recreation Office: 299 Decatur Road (716-831-1001)
- Municipal Building: 2919 Delaware Avenue (716-877-8800)
- Village of Kenmore Police: 2395 Elmwood Avenue (716-875-1234)
- La Hacienda: 900 Brighton Road
For more information or any questions, call the Youth, Parks & Recreation Office at (716) 831-1001.