Jaycees gear up for annual toy drive

Published 2:47 pm Thursday, November 12, 2015

FARMVILLE — The Farmville Jaycees are gearing up for its annual holiday toy drives.

The events are in partnership with athletic departments at Longwood University and Hampden-Sydney College, according to a news release.

“Both events will take place on Dec. 5th … during scheduled basketball contests for each school. Longwood will host a doubleheader with the women’s team … at 2 p.m. and the men’s team … at 5 p.m.,” the release stated.

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With the donation of a toy, free admission will be granted to those attending the athletic events.

“The toy drive hosted at Hampden Sydney will begin at 2 p.m. The Farmville Jaycees are pleased to partner with both institutions in support of our local community,” the release stated. For more information on the drives, contact Cam Patterson at thefarmvillejaycees@gmail.com or call (434) 426-6606.