Hollywood Film Journal Red Carpet Launch/Toy Drive Benefiting Marines Toys-For-Tots Foundation of LA

Celebrating the launch of the Hollywood Film Journal, with a toy drive benefiting Marines Toys-for-Tots star studded red carpet event featuring food, music, drinks, entertainment, surprise special guests & more!
By: Hollywood Film Journal
Nov. 30, 2012 - PRLog -- WHAT: Celebration of the Hollywood Film Journal Launch with a red carpet, star studded toy drive benefiting the Marine Toys-For-Tots Foundation of Los Angeles on the Sunset Gower Studio Lot in Hollywood. Join our staff, family, friends, celebrity including Jeremy London (Malrats/Party of Five), Antwon Tanner (Coach Carter), Kristina Anapau (True Blood), Timothy Woodward Jr. (Finders Keepers: The Root of All Evil), Luke Kleintank (Bones), Ary Katz (J Edgar), Corey Sevier (The Immortals), CJ Thomason (Harpers Island), Jamie Goucher (Moneyball/Glee),  Algerita Wynn Lewis (Crazy Stupid Love) Santa Claus, Members of the United States Marine Corps, and our sponsors including DJ Red Con, Tatrateas, Sunset Gower Studios, Monster Energy, and Hula Girl as we celebrate and donate toys to the children of Los Angeles in the spirit of the holidays.

WHEN: Saturday December 8, 2012

WHERE: Sunset Gower Studio Lot
                1438 North Gower St
                Hollywood, CA 90028

WHO: The Marine Toys-for-Tots Foundation began in 1947, when Major Bill Hendricks, USCR and a group of Marine Reservists in Los Angeles collected and distributed 5,000 toys to needy children.  The idea came form Bill’s wife, Diane.  In the fall of 1947, Diane crafted a homemade doll and asked Bill to deliver the doll to an organization, which would give it to a needy child at Christmas.  When Bill determined that no agency existed, Diane told Bill that he should start one.  He did.  The 1947 pilot project was so successful that the Marine Corps adopted Toys for Tots in 1948 and expanded it into a nationwide campaign. Today there are two Marine Corps reserve centers in Los Angeles County.  Pasadena to the North and Bell to the South.  Both share the responsibilities of ensuring every child gets some kind of Christmas.

The Hollywood Film Journal is a unique publication that dives into the world of film making by looking at the industry from the perspective of the cast and crew. Our mission is to partner with non-prophet organizations and to give back to our community.
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