UPDATE: The event was a success! Former basketball pro and local Jerome "Junkyard Dog" Williams was also there to help. Families in need in our community started lining up at 7 a.m. with hot chocolate , cookies , and caroling provided by awesome volunteers. The kids all loved their gifts , and the Misson also provided extra shoes and blankets for those in need.
LAS VEGAS (KSNV) -- The seventh annual Perlie Claus Toy Drive started Friday in benefit of the Las Vegas Rescue Mission.
Local optician Perla Gumm joined us in studio to talk more about the drive and how it helps local kids.