Scottsdale, Ariz. – Congressman David Schweikert and his staff are now collecting toys for Scottsdale Healthcare’s Pediatric Unit. Following a very successful trip to the Pediatric Unit in 2011, Congressman Schweikert is looking forward to visiting the nearly 30 children that will be hospitalized during the Christmas season:
HOW YOU CAN HELP: Donations must be new and unwrapped. Stuffed animals must still have tags attached.
WHERE: Rep. Schweikert’s District Office, 10603 North Hayden Rd, Suite 108, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
WHEN: Donations are due by Friday, December 15 at 4:00 p.m.
- Matchbox cars
- Musical toys
- Character dolls and toys
- Barbie dolls
- Action figures
- DVDs – Current Movies
- Arts and Crafts Kits
- Books for school age – no chapter books please
- Leap Frog toys
- Interactive learning toys
- Makeup, nail polish
BACKGROUND: Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center has the Northeast Valley’s only hospital with a dedicated pediatric unit, pediatric intensive care and pediatric ER. The 28-bed pediatric inpatient unit offers care for children ages infant through 18.