The Mija Project Announces 1st Annual “Mija, Yes We Care” Holiday Drive
The first annual holiday drive, “Mija, Yes We Care,” will distribute its multi-week collection of toys and food to families in the Sparks community in partnership with Desert Wind Elementary school. The public is invited to join the Mijas on Friday, December 17 as they deliver toys and meal packages to 53 families selected by Desert Wind school counselors.
Over 100 children aged 4-16 will receive holiday cheer thanks to the public’s generous toy donations.
Albertson’s donated $3,500, allowing for food basket provisions and a $50 gift card for each family.
The local business sponsors collected toys from the public were:
Uncommon Crossfit Gym
BMW of El Paso
Collections will continue through December 16.
The distribution event details are below. Media is invited to attend.
Monetary donations are still being collected.
Date: Friday, December 17th
Time: 10 am
Location: Desert Wind School Cafeteria
1100 Colina de Paz Dr.
El Paso, TX 79928