Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson gave out hundreds of toys to children at daycare centers throughout his Councilmanic District on December 23. The children ranged in age from 3 months to 12 years old. One of the stops was at the Extraordinary Scholars Academy in Point Breeze (1322 Point Breeze Ave).
The second daycare center Councilman Kenyatta Johnson visited to give Christmas toys to children was Western Community Daycare Center in South Philadelphia. His staff distributed more than 150 toys at Western. Altogether more than 300 toys were distributed.
The children thanked the Councilman for the toys by making hand-made thank you cards.
The toys were donated from various organizations including Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, SEPTA and the Pennsylvania State Police. The Councilman also partnered with other community groups in South and Southwest Philadelphia to distribute toys to children for Christmas.
Source: Office of Councilman Kenyatta Johnson