Here's your chance to make the holidays special for less-fortunate children. Our annual Spark of Love toy drive is under way. Just drop off a new, unwrapped toy or sports equipment to any fire station. You can also donate online.
On three Fridays in December, from 5 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., you can help ABC7's Garth Kemp (dressed as a giant elf) will be at the Honda Center to stuff a bus full of toys until 6:30 p.m.
Amy from Disney on Ice was on scene to help distribute free tickets to Disney on Ice show for those who donate toys.
A woman from Whittier brought toys and donuts for Garth the Elf. She said she was on her way to work in downtown L.A., but wanted to make the detour to drop off toys because she heard there was a toy shortage.
"I wanted to make sure everybody got a little bit of Christmas," she said.