Thursday, July 16, 2009

4th Annual Christmas In July Drive

Beginning Friday Night, July 17th, when this weekend's series continues between Our Washington Nationals and The Chicago Cubs at Nationals Park, volunteers from both The U.S. Marines Corps and Our Team will be on hand at Center Field Gate to accept donations for The United States Marines Reserve Toys For Tots Program. Cash donations accepted too.

Until the end of the 4th inning tomorrow night, Saturday night and Sunday afternoon--you can participate by dropping off any new and unwrapped toy a the entrance gate on N Street, SE.

Complete details in the press release below:

Washington Nationals Host Fourth Annual Christmas in July Toy Drive In Partnership with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program

WHAT: The Washington Nationals will host the fourth annual Christmas in July Toy Drive, benefiting the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program, when they face the Chicago Cubs, Friday, July 17 through Sunday, July 19. Volunteers from the U.S. Marines and the Nationals will be present at the Nationals Park Center Field Gates to accept donations of new, unwrapped toys from gate opening through the end of the fourth inning. The toys collected will be distributed to needy families in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Region. Nationals fans donated more than 2,000 toys and $19,000 in 2008.

WHO: Washington Nationals--U.S. Marine Corps Reserves

WHEN: Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs
Friday & Saturday, July 17-18, 2009,
4:30pm – CF Gates Open
7:05pm – First Pitch

Sunday, July 19, 2009
11:00am– CF Gates Open
1:35pm – First Pitch

WHERE: Nationals Park Center Field Gates Half & N Street, SE

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