(Welland, Ontario) November 27, 2019 — The CHCH Christmas Toy Drive is well underway. Help spread joy this holiday and help ensure every child has a magical Christmas morning.

For the second year, the CHCH Christmas Toy Drive is collecting donations right here at Seaway Mall! Drop off a new unwrapped gift for children or teens to Santa’s Castle at Centre Court until December 20th.

Donations will be made to Community X-Mas Toys on December 20th by the Optimist Club of Welland, Ontario. The toys will be relocated to the Fitch Street Plaza, Unit 19 here in Welland. This is where qualifying families will gather to pick-up toys for Christmas.

Community X-Mas Toys is a non-profit organization which has existed since 1973 and the ONLY organization to distribute toys to the children in need in Welland and surrounding areas.

“Our community has rallied together to make the difference in the lives of our fellow residents. Community Xmas Toys has long been one of the charitable organizations that has been a resource for families in need around the holidays.” said the Community Xmas Toy Board, “We are grateful for our community, it is thanks to the generous donations from residents, businesses, and community groups of both their time and monetary contributions/” they continued.

“Partnering with CHCH and Community Xmas Toys for this campaign allows us to help spread the word on how our community can help local families in need” said Michael Belcastro, Seaway Mall President, “Through your generosity and spirit we ask you to please help us make this a magical Christmas for ALL children in our community by making a donation today!” he continued.


For more information to get registered please contact Cheryl Moore at the Salvation Army, 905-735,7500 or visit their location here at Seaway Mall on the upper level, Unit JJ.