VILLAGE TOY DRIVE 2021
The Village Toy Drive was a huge success with just under 900 gifts donated and $6,000 raised that went towards buying gift cards for the teenagers. This 8th Annual event is presented by First American State Bank, Volunteers of America, Cherry Village Living and Gruber Commercial Real Estate, Inc. The final wrapping party was held on Thursday, December 17 at First American State Bank with Vice President, Michelle Gruber at the helm busily wrapping and responsible for coordinating this amazing toy drive. Every employee along with Volunteers of America staff, West Middle School student Council, friends of friends and even local radio personality Kim Monson of The Kim Monson Show was there to help with the final “wrap up” so that less fortunate families the Denver Metro area will have a glorious Christmas.
Toys are being delivered by Volunteers of America this week along with 1,500 Christmas baskets to families in need. There was a raffle drawing held for anyone whom donated cash and or gift items and the lucky winners were Jim Cull, the recipient of two club level tickets for Broncos vs Cincinnati Bengals game on 12/19/2021 with a valet pass and Charlie McNeil won the bottle of Elway’s Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon wine signed by the man himself, John Elway.