Christmas party & toy drive

"The organization has distributed more than 4000 toys to kids in the west valley and presented more than 1,000 brand new bicycles to deserving kids attending the Avondale, Littleton and Tolleson elementary school districts."

The 11th Annual Christmas Party and Toy Drive to benefit the Westside Recreation Program will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, at Atlantis Restaurant, 1109 N. Dysart Road in Avondale. 

Guests are invited to join the toy drive and donate toys for underprivileged kids in Avondale, Cashion, Goodyear and Tolleson. 

The Westside Recreation Program is a local community organization whose mission is to support kids in the classroom and get them into sports. A good education and healthy lifestyle is the beginning of community engagement and helping to improve the quality of life in the west valley. 

Guests are asked to donate $20 per person or donate a toy of $20 value for a child 12 years of age or younger. 

The event will highlight the contributions the Westside Recreation Program has made during the Christmas season the last 11 years. The organization has distributed more than 4000 toys to kids in the west valley and presented more than 1,000 brand new bicycles to deserving kids attending the Avondale, Littleton and Tolleson elementary school districts.