Thank you to Eric Ellis in Flushing and to Brian Silak in Forest Hills. Thank you to Dan Cardella, who gave a basketball set for toddlers.
Thank you to Suzanne Hecker, who gave a doll. To Patricia Spuma, who bought a pair of hot-pink slipper-boots to keep a little girl’s feet warm. To Lauren Riker, who bought $100 worth of toys!
Thank you to Maritza Salazar, Kate Gruber, Amanda Beisel, Rachel Colley, Lisa Iacono, Daveka Persaud, Melody Tam, Hira Zubair and Brett Lurman.
These are only some of the people who bought a toy — or several — through Metro Magic. And more show up at our office on Wall Street every day.
Have you bought a gift yet? Metro is trying to raise over 100 toys to give to NYC Cares and Toys for Tots NYC. Log on to www.metro.us and click on the “Metro Magic” logo in the top, left corner. You will be redirected to ToysRUs.com, where you can purchase a gift online. It’s that easy.
Gifts also can be dropped off or mailed to Metro’s office at 44 Wall St., New York, NY 10005.
Metro wants to thank our readers for giving to our toy drive with a holiday party at Midtown’s newest lounge this Tuesday.
» When: Dec. 14
» Where: Copia Restaurant, at 53rd St. and Second Ave.
» Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
» How: $10 donation at the door or a new, unwrapped toy gets you a free drink ticket and a raffle ticket to win prizes like Nets tickets, a Jets autographed football and tickets to Broadway shows.
» Additionally, when you RSVP before Tuesday afternoon to email@example.com, Copia will send you a $25 gift certificate for lunch or dinner.