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Bring joy to local families by donating to Garden Grove’s holiday gift drive

The City of Garden Grove’s youth and family centers are seeking donations for the 2022 Garden Grove Holiday Drive, which works to bring joy, hope, and holiday spirit to local children and families that are underserved. From Tuesday, November 1 through Friday, December 9, unwrapped toys and board games can be dropped off at the recreation counter, located in Garden Grove City Hall, at 11222 Acacia Parkway; Buena Clinton Youth and Family Center, located at 12661 Sunswept Avenue; and Magnolia Park Family Resource Center, located at 11402 Magnolia Street.

Gifts can also be purchased from the Amazon holiday registry, at https://amzn.to/3Seipar.

Monetary donations are also accepted. Checks should be made payable to the Garden Grove Community Foundation and mailed to Holiday Drive, c/o GGCF, P.O. Box 3070, Garden Grove, CA 92842. Tax receipts are available upon request.

For over 20 years, the City’s family resource centers, comprised of the Buena Clinton Youth and Family Center and Magnolia Park Family Resource Center, has worked to bring holiday cheer to local disadvantaged families. In 2021, with assistance from the community, 337 local families, and 856 children, received gifts.
The Buena Clinton Youth and Family Center and Magnolia Park Family Resource Center provide residents with low or no-cost programs focused on youth enrichment, personal empowerment, counseling, family support services, and parenting education.

For more information, visit ggcity.org/holiday-drive or call (714) 741-5776.

Local families will receive gifts from the Garden Grove holiday gift drive. Courtesy photo.
Local families will receive gifts from the Garden Grove holiday gift drive. Courtesy photo.
The article and photo above were released by the City of Garden Grove.