ELIZABETH, NJ - The Hispanic Law Enforcement Association of Union County has partnered with two Elizabeth non-profits At Heart’s Length and City Shakers to help bring a warm coat and big smile to as many children as possible this holiday season.
The drive, which began Dec. 8 and continues to Dec. 16, is also accepting gently worn adult coats and new unwrapped toys, as well as new children’s coats, hats, scarves, and gloves.
Items can be dropped off at the following locations:
New Life Church, 508 Magie Avenue, Elizabeth
Mojitos Restaurant and Lounge, 525 Bayway Avenue, Elizabeth
Marquis Hair Studio, 523 North Avenue, Elizabeth
Klippers Barbershop, 418 North Broad St., Elizabeth
Klippers Barbershop, 154 Washington Avenue, Elizabeth
Klippers Barbershop, 221 W. St. Georges Avenue, Linden
Urban Griddle, 460 Maple Avenue, Elizabeth
The HLEAUC is also hosting an event on Dec. 18 at New Life Church, 508 Magie Avenue, Elizabeth, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. where children can get their pictures taken with Santa. It will be catered by Lidia’s Cuban Kitchen and Urban Griddle.
For more information contact
Marvelis Perreira, AHL, MarvelisPerreira@gmail.com
Danny Marin, City Shakers, DannyMarin@gmail.com