BP Diaz gives out gifts to kids at Christmas toy drive event

Family in attendance shows off their gifts with Councilman Ruben Diaz (r).
Photo by Jewel Webber

On Saturday, December 21, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. held a Christmas toy distribution event at Holy Spirits Church, 1940 University Avenue. For the event, toys were given out to children, ages 1-9.

Photo by Jewel Webber

Community leader George Alvarez (l) and Councilman Ruben Diaz ask bible questions to the children, who were given $10 if they answered the question correctly.
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Father Ricardo Fajardo, accompanied by (l-r) Diaz, Jr., monsignor Kenneth Smith, Councilman Ruben Diaz, community leader George Alvarez, speaks to the attendees about the celebration of Christmas.
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The collection of toys distributed at the event.
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Diaz, Jr. speaks to those in attendance at the toy distribution event.
Photo by Jewel Webber

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