PRLog - Dec. 10, 2012 - BOCA RATON, Fla. -- WHO: Association for Women in Communications South Florida ( @AWCSF )
Social Media Club Palm Beach County ( @SMCPBC )
U.S. Marine Corps.
WHAT: The 4th annual "Toys for Tweets" to benefit Toys for Tots charitable organization
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
WHERE: LongBoards Restaurant 519 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
The innovative event aims to collect toys and donations for underprivileged children for the holidays, using social media to advance the cause. The mentioned organizations seek to leverage the viral nature of the social media communications to raise awareness of the cause, spread word of the event, and drive attendance and donations.
Entrance fee of one unwrapped toys or cash donations. Guest will enjoy one FREE drink, FREE pass around appetizers and extended "Happy Hour" pricing generously donated by LongBoards Restaurant.
About Longboards Restaurant and Bar : Longboards Restaurant and Bar is a New England style fresh seafood restaurant, situated on the 500 block of bustling Clematis Street, with a gnarly surfer’s twist! We have an extremely inviting decor with a righteous display of authentic longboards and artists painted surfboards hanging from the walls and ceiling.
About Toys for Tots : The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program has the mission to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to needy children in the community in which the campaign is conducted. Their objectives of Toys for Tots are to help less fortunate children throughout the United States experience the joy of Christmas; to play an active role in the development of one of our nation’s most valuable resources – our children; to unite all members of local communities in a common cause for three months each year during the annual toy collection and distribution campaign; and to contribute to better communities in the future.
About Social Media Club Palm Beach County (@SMCPBC): @SMCPBC works as an active fellowship of peers to facilitate and encourage local area community involvement through education and the hands-on utilization of new media technology and communication. The Palm Beach County chapter hosts events promoting social media networking, education and awareness and provides a venue for sharing thoughts and ideas while fostering innovation, unity, and community action. For more information about Social Media Club Palm Beach County, questions about SMCPBC events, or information about joining the local chapter, please contact SMCPBC Chapter Chair Demi Pietchell; firstname.lastname@example.org ; socialmediaclub.org ; follow Twitter.com/
About the Association for Women in Communications South FL
(@AWCSF): @AWCSF connects communicators in Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade Counties, facilitating its members’ integration into the business matrix of South Florida and promoting their personal and professional advancement. Helping to cultivate the complex relationships that bridge all communications disciplines, the AWC South Florida interfaces networking and professional development to equip its members to excel in their fields. For more info : http://awcsouthflorida.org ; Twitter.com/
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