LONG BEACH - Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride has begun its annual holiday toy drive with several locally owned businesses.
People can drop off unwrapped toys at 19 locations around Long Beach, including the Pride office, until Dec. 15.
Needy families are welcome to visit the Pride offices, 1017 Obispo Ave., on Dec. 18, when Santa Claus will be handing out the toys.
Toy drop-off locations include:
The Britt, 1744 E. Broadway
Broadway Bar, 1100 E. Broadway
Christ Chapel, 3935 E. 10th St.
The Crest, 5935 Cherry Ave.
The Crypt, 1712 E. Broadway