Victoria Police Department’s Blue Santa toy drive returns this year

The toy drive will take place at Target on Nov. 18

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria Police Department will host its third annual Target toy drive on Friday, Nov. 18. The toy drive will provide gifts for Region 3’s Early Childhood Intervention program and Toys for Tots.

Residents can drop off new, unwrapped toys from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Nov. 18 at Target, 7608 N. Navarro St. Educational and sensory toys for children ages 0 to 3 are especially needed.

Region 3’s Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) program has served children in the Victoria community for 40 years. ECI serves families with children who experience developmental delays or disabilities from birth to 36 months. It also provides family support and resources to improve children’s development.

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The Victoria Police Department’s Blue Santa collects toys for Region 3 Early Childhood Intervention and Toys for Tots in 2021 at Target.

You can find more information about the toy drive by contacting the Victoria Police Department Community Engagement Unit at 361-485-3808. You can also locate more information about Victoria Police Department events and programs at www.victoriatx.gov/police.

The City of Victoria provided the above information and photo.