November 9, 2017
To Doll and Toy Fund Members:
The Doll & Toy Fund has been making children smile for 122 years.
We are happy to announce that our annual gift-giving event will be held at Xavier University’s Convocation Center, 7900 Stroelitz Street, New Orleans. The distribution will begin at 8 a.m. and the doors will open at 7 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017.
The General Membership Meeting will be held Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at 5 p.m. at Xavier University’s Convocation Center. This meeting is mandatory for table captains.
Remember, only Doll & Toy Fund members who have paid their current dues on or before Dec. 7, 2017 will be permitted to participate in the 2017 toy distribution.
For those members who have already paid their dues for 2017, we appreciate your support. Additional contributions of cash, checks or money orders are accepted at The Times-Picayune Doll and Toy Fund, P.O. Box 61065, New Orleans, LA 70161-9979. Donations can be made online by visiting our website at www.tpdollandtoyfund.org.
If you have not yet paid your dues, click here to download the membership application. Please complete it and return it with your dues to The Times-Picayune Doll and Toy Fund, P.O. Box 61065, New Orleans, LA 70161-9979. We can then mail your membership card to you and avoid a delay at the General Membership Meeting. If you plan to pay your dues at the meeting, PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY so that we may take care of it before the meeting begins. We appreciate your cooperation.
Please share the membership application with friends and family members interested in volunteering. We will take our group picture for the newspaper at our General Membership Meeting.
Thank you for helping the Doll & Toy Fund help the children who need us most.
Charles Allen III
2016 General Chairman
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Charles E. Allen III
Gerald F. Plough
Caroline A. Kappelman
Kenneth A. Burrell*
Van Robichaux, Jr.*
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