Parade of Lights Toy Drive fills 16 big bags

Posted 6 December 2022 at 8:20 am

Photos and information courtesy of Community Action

MEDINA – The 6th annual Parade of Lights Toy Drive resulted in 16 big bags filled with donated toys and $160 in donations. Canalside Tattoo was the collection point for the donations.

Pictured from left include Matt Rolfe; Shawn Ramsey, owner Canalside Tattoo and organizer of the effort; Megan Furness; CJ Cruickshank; James Christian and Andrew London.

The toys and money were given to MAAC and Community Action, which then distribute the toys to many local children and families for Christmas.

Pictured left to right include Community Action of Orleans and Genesee representatives:  Melinda Daniels, Richard Standish, Jacqualyn Dunham, Ernest Gurrslin, Quarmaine Winters and Sherry Touhey of MACC, representing Medina Area Association of Churches.

We are extremely grateful to the community and to Canalside Tattoo for making sure more children will experience a better Christmas this year, every gift and every penny is appreciated. Community Action and MAAC representatives said.