Brookdale Riverwalk residents can help a child in need this holiday season by donating a toy to The Lee and Krystyna Jamieson Recovery Home for Women and Children at The Mission at Kern County on Dec. 4, according to a news release.

Residents can donate a toy to children whose mothers are in recovery program at Bakersfield Rescue Mission. Donations will be accepted from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 350 Calloway Drive, according to the release. 

Those who wish to donate can choose a child from the list below: 

  • Boys ages 2 to 4 years 
  • Boys ages 6 to 8 years 
  • Girls ages 1 to 3 years 
  • Girls ages 6 to 9 years 

All presents should be wrapped in Christmas paper with a gift tag clarifying whether the gift is for a boy or girl and their age group, according to the release.

For more information call 808-7952. 

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