BurgerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Okinawan Karate School are teaming up with the United States Marine Corps Reserve to kick off the 2009 Toys For Tots Campaign. The public is invited to a toy drive and open house will be on Wednesday, December 2nd from 4:30pm to 8 pm. The event is designed to introduce people to the school and to participate in this communityÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s efforts to help this charity. The open house will feature the schoolÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s students putting on demonstrations throughout the afternoon.
SSgt Nicholas Hampton of Company E, 4th LAR Bn of the USMC will be on hand to greet the community. Members of the Merton R Kemp Jr. detachment of the Marine Corps League will be at BurgerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Okinawan Karate School @72 West Second Street, Oswego,NY,13126. Anyone may donate by placing a new unwrapped toy in the donation box. The donation box will remain active at this location until 12/18/09. For more information contact John or Alex Zalenski @349-0969 or 343-0624 or visit www.toysfortots.org.