MEDIA ADVISORY: Isaiah’s Rock Toy Giveaway Preparation

Hundreds of Volunteers to Organize Toys for Holiday Distribution

Friday, December 15, 2017

WHO:            Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) & Hundreds of Local Volunteers

WHAT:           Isaiah’s Rock Toy Giveaway Preparation Event

WHEN:          Wednesday, December 20 from 6pm – 8pm

WHERE:        Fairplex
                      Expo Hall 9
                      1101 W. McKinley Avenue
                      Pomona, CA  91768

                      Media parking at Gate 1, Administration Lot (news vans can pull through Gate 1 to Expo Hall)

WHY:             On Wednesday, December 20, Senator Leyva, staff and Fairplex President & CEO Miguel Santana —in collaboration with Isaiah’s Rock —will work with hundreds of local volunteers to prepare and organize toys collected for upcoming holiday distribution to Inland Empire children.

Fairplex offered space within its expansive campus to Isaiah’s Rock, a Chino-based nonprofit organization that annually organizes toy and food drives for thousands of children and families in need across the region, to store and sort the donated toys ahead of the toy distribution. 

Senator Leyva and staff will be on hand at the December 20th event to assist other volunteers with sorting and preparing the toys.

The Senator, as well as Isaiah’s Rock and Fairplex leaders, will be available for interviews and to answer media questions.

VISUALS:     Hundreds of volunteers will sort toys throughout the facility and arrange them to facilitate distribution to children.

For more information: Call Senator Leyva's District Office at (909) 591-7016.