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Trumbull Patch: Tashua School Drive Open Through Saturday

Last Saturday the Tashua Elementary GoGreen Committee and Second Chance Toys kicked-off their third annual Used Toy Drive in the Trumbull Town Hall parking lot.  Second Chance Toys is an organization that promotes keeping plastic toys out of landfills/incinerators by donating them to children in need.

NJ.COM Suburban News: Students from Evergreen School in Scotch Plains Donate Toys

Evergreen Elementary School students in Scotch Plains, had the opportunity to experience the true meaning of the holidays by teaming up with Second Chance Toys to donate hundreds of their own gently used plastic toys.

NJ TV News: Christmas Arrives Early For Kids In Newark

By Christine Valdez, Web Production Assistant

It’s the holiday season and Christmas arrived early for the children at New Community Harmony House as New York Giants Punter Steve Weatherford and Newark Mayor Luis Quintana delivered gifts.

The Star-Ledger: Steve Weatherford Joins Newark Mayor at Local Toy Delivery Stop

Steve Weatherford joined Newark mayor Luis A. Quintana on his trip to deliver toys to the New Community Harmony House on South Orange Ave. in Newark today.

The New Community Harmony House is a "transitional living facility" for homeless families around the city. The toys were brought courtesy of Second Chance Toys, a local non-profit that donates lightly-used toys around the state.

Huff Post: Pay It Forward -- A 'Karma Seed' for Success

 For about a decade or so, social responsibility (or being attached to it) in the form of an annual "day of service" has become an element of corporate branding. Companies can smile in self-satisfaction as if to say "we're the good guys." They make a show about Paying It Forward, but it's not a way of life. Full Article