For Immediate Release:  July 1, 2007
Contact:  Sgt. Greg DePiano  -  226-1560
                Michelle Williams  -   335-4114
“Toys for Kids - Christmas in July - Block Party”
Announces Complete List of Sponsors & Attractions
According to  Sgt. Greg DePiano and Michelle Williams, Chairmen of the 8th Annual “Toys for Kids -  Christmas in July - Block Party, this year’s event will be spectacular because of the new location and expanded list of sponsors and attractions.  Scheduled for Sunday, July 15, between noon and  6 PM, there will be refreshments, games, raffles, entertainment, an appearance by Santa Claus and many exciting surprises.
The complete list of sponsors and participants who have generously donated to this year’s event include: Mercado Funding Group, Photography by Exposure, Atlantic County Freeholder Alisa Cooper , Mack and Manko’s Pizza of Somers Point, Starn’s Shop-Rite of Somers Point, Mainland Fitness of Linwood , Flying Cloud Restaurant, Grand Rental Station, Staples,Weichert Realtors, American Professional,  A.C.U.A. , Atlantic City Cruises, Dollar Does It , Grand Rental Station , City Supply, Waszen Brothers Sanitation, Driftwood RV,  Traa Family -  McDonalds, De Compression Wear, Chester's Plants & Flowers, Artistic Salon, Rita’s Water Ice, Army National Guard,  Emma’s  Rotisserie,  Jersey Shore Pharmacy, Bass Master,  Clay’s Climate Control, Repair N Click It, Philly Pretzel Factory, Artistic Salon, Crystal Springs Water, E.H.T. Explorers, Linwood Fire Department , A.C. Surf Splash , The Magic of Chad Juros, Atlantic City Fire Department Sandpipers and the Pleasantville Police Department K-9 Unit
Admission to the event is new, unwrapped toys.  Financial contributions are welcomed and encouraged for this annual event.  The new location is Wabash and Davis Avenue along the Bike Path in Linwood.  For more information, contact  Sgt. Greg DePiano  at 226-1560, Michelle Williams  at  335-4114 or visit their website at : www.toysforkidsprogram.org.
The “Toys for Kids” program is recognized through out Atlantic County where thousands of gifts are collected in July and then, distributed during the month of December.  Because of the compassion and generosity of area sponsors and dedicated volunteers, local children in Atlantic County  who are less fortunate are able to enjoy the Christmas holidays.