The NFL Alumni Northern California
Chapter held the 12th Annual Jerry Rice 127 Foundation Toy Drive Saturday,
December 9, 2006, at their Redwood City Headquarters.
Close to five hundred children, teenagers and adults joined football
legend Jerry Rice as he posed for photographs with all who brought presents
for needy children.
NFL Alumni members Gordy Soltau, Jerry Mertens, Allan Kennedy, Tom Coombs,
Fred Sosa and Eason Ransom joined the festivities and added to the holiday
Major sponsors included
Intero Real Estate San Carlos, The Saddllerack in Pleasanton and
many local merchants.
The first two hundred children received official NFL Christmas stockings.
Hundreds of toys will be donated to The Shelter Network in San Mateo,
Western Addition Beacon Center, Milika House in East Palo, Day Top Adolescent
Center and several other worthy charities.
Jackie and Jerry Rice drew several
hundred people to the Jerry Rice 127 Foundation 127 Toy Drive on Saturday,
December 9 at the NFL Alumni Northern California Headquarters in Redwood
|Christine Cheshire and John Reese from Intero
Real Estate Services of San Carlos diligently work the raffle
table at the Jerry Rice Annual Toy Drive held at the NFL Alumni Building.
||Jerry's newest fan. This thirteen
day old girl was one of hundreds to have their photo taken with the
former football legend.
The Jerry Rice 127 Foundation
NFL Alumni Northern
California Chapter and The Jerry Rice 17
In Conjuction with Intero Real Estate of
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2006
Place: NFL Alumni Building - 1131 Madison Ave. - Redwood City, CA 94061
Time: 12 to 3 pm
Come early for food, music from KISS
Radio, fun and Santa.
Bring an unwrapped toy and take a photo with Jerry Rice (with your own
Due to limited time, one photo per person and no autographs, please.
The toys will be distributed
to the following agencies: Shelter Network San Mateo
Western Addition Beacon Center
Melika House in East Palo Alto
Pilgrim Baptist Church
Day Top Adolescents and Adult Drug Rehab
Ella Hill Hutch Center - San Francisco
Mount Zion Baptist Church
Children's Hospital Oakland
For more information contact
Jeff Bayer: 650-533-4949
or by email