Piles of children’s gifts were overflowing next to the carousel in Sugar Sand Park.
The annual toy drive from all six Boca Rotary Clubs was under way Sunday. Rotary members stopped by to bring presents. They’ll go to the kids served by the Caridad Center in Boynton Beach.
Florida Atlantic University students from the Rotaract Club and Delta Sigma Pi fraternity volunteered to collect the gifts. Teacher Tatiana de Castro in clown regalia was there representing Doctor Smile’s that visits nursing homes and rehab centers.
City Councilwoman Andrea O’Rourke presented a proclamation from the city.
The Rotary Club of Boca Raton West Portuguese-speaking club organizes this toy drive every year.