The 12th annual Asian Pacific American community holiday toy drive and reception will take place on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Japanese American National Museum, 100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles.
The festive networking reception and toy drive will benefit nonprofit groups that assist children in need. Helen Ota will emcee the reception, and the program will include live performances by Joseph Vincent, Voco Loco, and Fujazz Band.
All are welcome to this public event. Price of admission is a new unwrapped toy valued at $20 or more, or a minimum donation of $20. For information, contact Joyce Shimazu at (310) 442-2353 or K. Anne Inoue at (424) 634-9240.