L.A. Galaxy Foundation to host fifth annual holiday assist program on Sunday, Dec. 12 at Kohl's in Lakewood
Carson, CA - The Los Angeles Galaxy Foundation
and Kohl's Department Stores are teaming up to present the Fifth Annual
Holiday Assist Program at the department store's Lakewood location Sunday,
"We are pleased to work closely with our partner Kohl's on a such a
worthwhile program," said Galaxy President and General Manager Doug
Hamilton. "We hope to make the holiday a little bit brighter for a few
deserving children and their families."
Approximately 100 children in need, identified by The Salvation Army of
Southern California, will be participating in the Holiday Assist Program.
Each child will receive a $100 Kohl's gift card, courtesy of the Galaxy
Foundation and Kohl's, to be spent on much-needed clothing items and holiday
In addition to volunteers from Galaxy and Kohl's staffs, several Galaxy players will be shopping with the children and signing autographs for them at the conclusion of the shopping spree. The children will be treated to holiday goodies and given a Galaxy t-shirt and gift bag, including coupons from McDonalds and KFC, to take home with them.
Each child will also receive a toy donated by JAKKS Pacific and Playmates
Toys Inc. and a book, courtesy of Kohl's Cares For Kids.
Krispy Kreme will also be providing doughnuts for everyone in attendance.
Los Angeles Galaxy season tickets are already on sale for the 2005 season.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call the Galaxy ticket office
toll-free at 1-877-3GALAXY.