2016 Media Advisory Bar 20

For Immediate Release

December 5, 2016

Media Contacts
Chief of Staff Arnie Alonso
Office: 305-883-5800


Francys Vallecillo
Office: 305-883-5800

The City of Hialeah Announces Annual Toy Drive

What: Mayor Carlos Hernandez and the City Council invite our friends from the media to join us for our massive Toy Drive Giveaway held every year to help underprivileged children enjoy the holidays to the fullest. The children receiving the toys were preselected by our Hialeah schools.
Almost 400 children will be waiting for Santa and Mrs. Claus’ arrival at Goodlet Park on Thursday, December 8th. Activities include face painting, music, demonstrations from the Police and Fire Departments, and much more. In addition, each child will receive lunch and a gift from Santa.

Who: Mayor Carlos Hernandez, Council Members, Students from the Community

Thursday, December 8, 2016, 10:00am

Where: Goodlet Park, 4200 West 8th Avenue, Hialeah, FL 
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About the City of Hialeah
The City of Hialeah, incorporated in 1925, is the sixth largest municipality in Florida, serving over 233,000 residents living in approximately 20-square miles. Hialeah, located in NW Miami-Dade County, has a Hispanic population of over 94%. A working class community, Hialeah is viewed as an industrial city that continues to grow. “The City of Progress” as known to many, is home to many Cuban exiles. The City of Hialeah is a full service city offering quality and affordable services to residents of all ages and abilities. Hialeah is a vibrant, family oriented community marked by cultural heritage and traditions known for its myriad of mom and pop stores which productively compete against national retail and restaurant chains and franchises.

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