Paws for Presents presented by Chick-fil-A will benefit the Child Crisis Center of El Paso & Jardin de los Niños in Las Cruces
EL PASO - November 27, 2018 -The El Paso Chihuahuas and area Chick-fil-A restaurants present "Paws for Presents", a holiday toy drive assisting the Child Crisis Center of El Paso and Jardin de los Niños in Las Cruces.
The drive begins today, Tuesday, November 27th and continues through Saturday, December 15th. The Chihuahuas and Chick-fil-A request all gifts be new and not gift wrapped for children up to the age of 12.
"The Chihuahuas are proud to partner with Chick-fil-A on this special toy drive to help give kids in our region a smile and some toys during the holidays," said MountainStar Sports Group Senior Vice President and Chihuahuas General Manager Brad Taylor.
Donations can be dropped off at any of the seven El Paso Chick-fil-A locations, the three Chick-fil-A locations in Las Cruces or the Chihuahuas Team Shop. The Team Shop is open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
"We hope the El Paso and Las Cruces communities will come out and support the Paws for Presents Toy Drive so that we can bring some holiday cheer to those who are going through difficult times," said Chick-Fil-A Operator Edgar Ortega. "In Chick-fil-A, our goal is to inspire people to take good care of each other. We look forward to seeing the joy on the faces of the people who are touched by our community's generosity."
Any monetary donations can be made at the Chihuahuas Team Shop located at Southwest University Park. Monetary donations will not be accepted at Chick-fil-A locations.
The Child Crisis Center was opened in 1980 and serves to "protect children from abuse and neglect by providing shelter, advocacy and family support services," according to the website.
Jardin de los Niños opened in 1995 and serves to provide education, intervention and services to homeless or near homeless children.
For more information call Kate Lewis at (915) 242-2029.
PAWS FOR PRESENTS
WHAT: Paws for Presents presented by Chick-fil-A, a toy drive benefiting the Child Crisis Center of El Paso and Jardin de los Niños in Las Cruces. Toys must be new and unwrapped for children up to the age of 12.
WHEN: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 through Saturday, December 15th, 2018.
WHERE: Chick-fil-A area locations (see list below) and the Chihuahuas Team Shop at Southwest University Park.
El Paso, Texas
Chick-fil-A Sunland Park Mall; 750 Sunland Park Dr. VC-6, El Paso, TX 79912
Chick-fil-A Mesa Street; 7597 N. Mesa St., El Paso, TX 79912
Chick-fil-A North Hills; 10721 Gateway South Blvd, El Paso, TX 79934
Chick-fil-A Airway; 1300 Airway Blvd., El Paso, TX 79925
Chick-fil-A Cielo Vista Mall; 8401 Gateway West, El Paso, TX 79925
Chick-fil-A Zaragoza; 1840 N. Zaragoza Rd., El Paso, TX 79936
Chick-fil-A Montana; 12240 Montana Ave., El Paso, TX 79938
Las Cruces, NM
Chick-fil-A Mesilla Valley Mall; 700 S. Telshor Blvd. #1254, Las Cruces, NM 88011
Chick-fil-A University; 1105 E. University Ave., Las Cruces, NM 88001
Chick-fil-A Lohman; 2091 E. Lohman Ave., Las Cruces, NM 88001