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Border Patrol Joins With Non-Profit to Distribute Gifts to Needy

Release Date: 
December 14, 2009

Calexico, Calif. - Border Patrol agents from the Calexico, Calif. station Friday teamed up with staff from the Neighborhood House of Calexico to hand out gifts to children of needy families from Imperial Valley during the annual "Gifts from the Heart" toy drive.

Of the more than 500 gifts handed out, 225 were donated by agents and personnel from the Calexico Station.

The Neighborhood House, a nonprofit agency which services residents of the Imperial Valley who are in need, especially women and children, has been a resource in the Calexico community since 1938.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017