St. Mary School holds toy drive

St. Mary School students present information about the toy drive to Gilroy Police Chief Denise Turner at the Gilroy Police Department.

St. Mary School is hosting a toy drive for St. Joseph’s Family Center in Gilroy through Dec. 11. Spread the Christmas joy this holiday season by donating a new, unwrapped toy for a disadvantaged child.

The toy drive is St. Mary School’s Advent project this year. Monetary donations can also be made payable to St. Joseph’s Family Center, a nonprofit outreach organization located on the corner of First and Church streets.

Donations may be made at the following drop off locations during regular business hours:

• St. Mary School, 7900 Church St., Gilroy

• Gilroy Police Department, 7301 Hanna St., Gilroy

• Baskin Robbins, 785 First St., Gilroy

• Wren Business Center on Wren Avenue near First Street in Gilroy

Toys may also be dropped off at St. Mary Parish at 11 First St. in Gilroy before and after the following Mass times: 5 p.m. Saturday and 8:15 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. Sunday.