Spark of Love Holiday Toy Drive
Vernon’s Firefighters are lighting a spark for needy children. The Firefighters are participating in the annual “Spark of Love” Toy Drive for disadvantaged children. Donations of new, unwrapped toys and sports equipment are being sought for the toy drive, and collection boxes have been set up at all Vernon Fire Stations and City Hall; bulk deliveries of donations will only be recieved at Fire Station 1.
When: The first Monday after Thanksgiving through the last Thursday, the week prior to Christmas.
Where: All Vernon Fire Stations and City Hall
- Fire Station #76 3375 Fruitland Ave. (map)
- Fire Station #77 4301 Santa Fe Ave. (map)
- Fire Station #78 2800 Soto Street (map)
- Fire Station #79 4530 Bandini Blvd. (map)
- Vernon City Hall 4305 Santa Fe Ave. (map)
All toys collected by Vernon Fire Department will be distributed to needy children in the City of Vernon and surrounding communities in Los Angeles County. Firefighters are hoping for early donations to ensure that the toy warehouse will be able to fill all toy requests before the holidays.
The “Spark of Love” Toy Drive is sponsored by ABC-7 Television, and Fire Departments in Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura, Riverside and San Bernardino counties. Further information about the “Spark of Love” Toy Drive may be obtained by calling the Fire Administration office of Vernon Fire Department at (323) 583-8811 ext. 281.