BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Christmas is just one week away.
And some groups in our area are making sure kids get a taste of Christmas magic.READ MORE: Johns Hopkins Hosts COVID-19 Vaccination Virtual Course
Catherine’s Family & Youth Services’ Toy Giveaway was Saturday afternoon.
Mayor Brandon Scott was in attendance.
The organization’s founders say they had tons of goodies to help kids and their families, including toys, coats, gloves, hot meals, groceries and more.READ MORE: Wizards Get Dominated At Home By The Celtics
“We want kids and families to just be able to enjoy each other during the holiday time without worrying about stuff so we can provide as much resources to help with that, that’s really, really important,” said Shannon Morgan, cofounder of Catherine’s Family and Youth Services.
This was the organization’s seventh year for hosting a toy giveaway.
Their goal was to serve at least 500 children.MORE NEWS: Two People Injured In Hampden Shooting On Sunday