Irving Police and Fire continue the tradition of giving back to the community this holiday season through Irving Blue Christmas, benefiting the children of Irving.
NOV. 11 | 14TH ANNUAL PANCAKE BREAKFAST
9 to 11 a.m. | Plymouth Park Baptist Church, 1714 N. Story Road
Santa will be at the Irving Police and Fire Blue Christmas Toy and Food Drive during the annual pancake breakfast. The event will feature raffles and a silent auction.
NOV. 18 | FOOD AND TOY DRIVE
2 to 6 p.m. | Walmart, 4100 W. Airport Fwy.
Toy donations include new, unwrapped toys for both boys and girls, from newborn to 17 years old. Nonperishable food items include canned vegetables, peanut butter and boxed cereals.
The deadline to apply for assistance is Nov. 10. Those in need of Blue Christmas assistance can pick up applications at Irving Independent School District schools. Toy donations (new and unwrapped) can be made at any Irving Fire Station. The deadline for all donations is Dec. 5.
Residents can stay updated by following Blue Christmas on social media platforms. Search Irving Police and Fire Blue Christmas on Facebook, @irvingbluechristmas on Instagram, and @BlueChristmas1 on Twitter. For more information, email email@example.com or visit IrvingBlueChristmas.org.