This December, Diamonds and Donuts Car Show is back with our second Toy Drive for the kids of Broward County! There will be exotics, imports, classics, and American-made cars of all makes and models. And most importantly, there will be donations of TOYS for children of all ages, ready to be delivered before Christmas.
This toy drive event is benefiting The Boys and Girls Club of Broward County. So we ask that everyone participates by showing up with at least one toy, but the more the merrier. Be generous! This is the time to show your love for the kids of Broward County. After all, it’s Christmas!
When is it? Where is it?
Our Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive car meet will take place on Sunday, December 15th, during our normal car show hours of 9am to 2pm.
As always, it is at Diamonds By Raymond Lee in Boca Raton.
We will kick off the car show with donuts, coffee and an exhibition of the hottest cars in South Florida. Then, at noon, there will be a charity BBQ, an early afternoon party, and more cars!
We will have a live DJ, jewelry giveaway, and an abundance of holiday spirit. The party will continue throughout the early afternoon, ending around 2pm. So, get there early!
This Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive car show is going to be epic. You definitely won’t want to miss it!
Read on to learn more about our Toy Drive for Broward County, the types of cars you will discover at Diamonds and Donuts, and how you and your car can join the show.
What is a toy drive?
A toy drive is a charity event during the holiday season that collects toys and money which are to be distributed to those in need. The basic principle of a toy drive is that all kids deserve a gift during the holiday season. So, those who are less fortunate receive presents from Toy Drive efforts.
Toy Drives usually have certain goals that the organizers attempt to achieve. Entire communities get involved in reaching the goal. From local residents to police departments, fire departments, and schools, everyone who has the means participates to supports the cause.
One of the most vital and prominent toy drives in the USA is Toys For Tots, which is organized and operated by the United States Marine Corps.
At a community level, there are countless Toy Drives, and it really makes a big difference to all the disadvantaged kids across America.
Here in Broward County, Diamonds By Raymond Lee’s Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive has proven to be very successful.
DIAMOND AND DONUTS TOY DRIVE MISSION
The mission of our benevolent toy drive is to be able to provide at least one gift to every kid of the Boys and Girls Club of Broward County before Christmas.
Our hope is that by doing so, we can help take away some of the burden that many underprivileged families feel during the holiday season. We want to put big smiles on the Boys and Girls Club’s kids faces and make their holiday special with awesome toys that they love. All kids deserve the secular magic of Christmas, and we simply want to play a role in making that happen. Ultimately, the best part of Christmas is “giving”, and seeing the excitement of kids as they open their presents.
To achieve our Toy Drive mission, we put our popular car show Diamonds and Donuts to the test. We are asking everyone who attends our Diamonds and Donuts car show this December to donate at least one gift to our Toy Drive.
LAST YEAR’S DIAMONDS AND DONUTS TOY DRIVE WAS A MAJOR SUCCESS!
Last year was our first Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive Car Show and it was a big victory for our team and the entire community.
Let’s have a quick flashback of our toy drive from last year…
So, after the Car Show Toy Drive concluded, we were left with a stockpile of toys, ready to be distributed to the kids of Broward County.
Santa Lee’s Armored Sleigh
The following week, we loaded up our Christmas-adorned Armored Sleigh, and delivered the toys to the Boys and Girls Club of Broward County and Boca Raton.
The Boys and Girls Club
See the full recap of our Toy Drive delivery.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THIS COMING DIAMONDS AND DONUTS TOY DRIVE CAR SHOW ON DECEMBER 15, 2019
Of course, there will be a profusion of cars of all makes and models.
Diamonds and Donuts is coming on its 3rd anniversary (with dozens of cars shows in the books), and at this point, we are one of the best recurring car shows in South Florida. Diamonds and Donuts sees top-of-the-range sports cars and exotics from all the best car companies across the world. Most everyone in South Florida who owns an impressive car wants to make an appearance at Diamonds and Donuts. And all of the car fanatics in the area consider Diamonds and Donuts the go-to car show to satisfy their car needs. It’s such a good time that people come back month after month to see their favorite cars and new cars that just hit the streets.
All of this wouldn’t be possible without the big ballers of South Florida who have taken a strong interest in Diamonds and Donuts. So, a special thanks goes out to all of our regulars.
Now, for those who didn’t attend Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive in 2018, here are some of the most fascinating vehicles from last year. And, if you’ve never been to a Diamond and Donuts Car Show, this will give you a good idea of what kind of cars you will come across at our Toy Drive Car Show next month (December 2019).
Delicious Food and Drinks
At Diamond and Donuts, expect delectable food. From our complimentary breakfast to our afternoon BBQ, attendees are able to satiate their tastebuds for the entire event.
Fine Diamond Jewelry and Luxury Swiss Watches
What’s more, we open the doors to our state-of-the-art showroom so people can come in to learn more about fine diamond jewelry and watches. Not to mention, try them on.
At Diamonds By Raymond Lee, you will find an exclusive and extensive collection of luxury Swiss watches, and diamond and precious gemstone rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and more. We have it all.
Live DJ and Diamond Girls
At noon, we turn up the party with a live local DJ. It wouldn’t be a party without some good tunes, right?!
Our DJ spins the records right there in the midst of it all…and song requests are welcomed!
Additionally, it wouldn’t be a Diamonds and Donuts Car Show without some Diamonds Girls…
If you love to get into the holiday spirit, there is no better place to do so than the Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive. From the exterior to the interior of our store, holiday decorations adorn the lot…
In honor of showing holiday spirit, we ask that everyone brings toys to add to our Toy Drive. We hope we can make this one even bigger than last years! That will be a great feat, but we believe it’s possible!
All in all, our Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive Car Show will press all your pleasure buttons, including the best one of the holiday season…the pleasure of giving.
HOW TO JOIN THE DIAMONDS AND DONUTS TOY DRIVE CAR SHOW ON DECEMBER 15, 2019
The Diamond and Donuts Toy Drive Car Show is FREE for spectators AND anyone who want to put their vehicle on display.
What kind of cars are welcome to join?
We accept cars of any make and model. It’s not just about exotics, classics and exorbitantly expensive luxury cars. We love to see fully built vehicles, American cars, and even trucks and motorcycles. So, if you want to join the car show, please don’t hesitate to RSVP.
RSVP FOR THIS YEARS DIAMONDS AND DONUTS TOY DRIVE
If you’d like to exhibit your car, please RSVP as soon as possible. Also, show up early if you can.
Note: Parking on our lot is reserved for performance vehicles who have RSVP’d. Although our lot is big, we can only park a certain amount of vehicles, as have tons of cars that show up each and every month. Ergo, it’s vital that you RSVP.
For those who simply want to attend the show without displaying a vehicle, you can show up whoever you like. However, we do recommend that you come on time as you won’t want to miss anything. It’s going to be a blast!
Are you a local business owner?
We welcome local business to get involved. If you have a business that you think would complement our Diamonds and Donuts Toy Drive Car Show, please reach out so we can potentially set something up.
WHAT TO BRING TO OUR DIAMONDS AND DONUTS TOY DRIVE?
We ask that everyone donates new, unwrapped gifts for our children’s Toy Drive.
One toy is great, but the more the merrier. Last year we had many people bring their cars full of toys. Now is the time to be generous.
Buy what you think kids would love. All children’s toys for ages 3 and up are great. Remember, there are kids of all ages at the Boys and Girls Club!
DIAMONDS AND DONUTS TOY DRIVE DELIVERY
At Diamonds and Donuts Car Show in December, we will be collecting and stocking all the toys at our showroom. Then, a few days before Christmas, we will deliver the toys to the Boys and Girls Club of Broward County and the Boys and Girls Club of Boca Raton.
How do we deliver the toys?
The kids love how we deliver the toys. We put everything in our armored truck, which is decorated specifically for the Toy Drive. We roll up to the Boys and Girls Club and pass out toys directly from the armored truck, as we did last year. It’s an all black, jacked up version of Santa’s sleigh on wheels. The kids absolutely love it.
What’s more, we take plenty of pictures so it’s likely we will get a picture of your presents being given to the kids.
All in all, it’s super rewarding and we encourage everyone to participate.
Do I need to wrap my gift(s)?
We ask that all the donated presents are unwrapped. We will sort for age appropriateness when handing them out.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Let’s make this holiday season the best one yet!