The Graham Companies, Giving Gators and Neighbors 4 Neighbors gather toys for kids

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Thursday, January 5, 2023

     A toy drive that began in November during the Main Street Festival of Lights was a partnership between the local Giving Gators charity, The Graham Companies and CBS-Ch.4 and Neighbors 4 Neighbors.

     With some of the gifts collected for 200 children are, from left: Barbara Goleman Senior High School student volunteer Gabriel Gonzalez; Cathy Quintana, accountant at The Graham Companies; Giving Gators President Daylin Garcia; Giving Gators Officer Mario Pinera, Jr.; Anne Little, vice president of property management, commercial at The Graham Companies; Katy Meagher, president and chief executive officer of Neighbors 4 Neighbors; Andrea Graham Rechichi, vice president of corporate relations, The Graham Companies; Laura Ratliff, commercial portfolio manager, The Graham Companies and Giving Gators Vice President Denis Brenes. 

     Other sponsors include Ringlogix; Layer 8 Solutions; Galloway Logisitcs, LLC; Modern Home Care; ITSavvy; Dream House Mortgage; MOP Auto and Lazarito’s Barbershop. Students from Barbara Goleman Senior High School; Hialeah-Miami Lakes High School; Miami Lakes Middle School; Mater Gardens Academy and the City of Hialeah Educational Academy volunteered for the effort. 

     Photo taken at the headquarters of The Graham Companies in Miami Lakes, courtesy of Giving Gators.