Toy Drive Coordinator provides the following update excerpt on the Queens Libertarians’ outreach to private sector organizations in the borough, which distributed about 300 toys by Christmas:
“Today, Wednesday, December 19, John and I went to OLCA (Our Lady Catholic Academy) located in South Ozone Park right after breakfast with Santa at 9 a.m. Having taken a large car from my home from a local car service to arrive at the school, where we were met by the principal, Mr. Coyne, we set up our toys on three tables in the large basement for the pre-K section. We gave out toys from pre-K to part of 2nd grade. Children formed a line from each class to approach the tables in choosing the toys. We finished at 11:30 a.m.
“All the children from the three places mentioned above were well behaved. Everything but a dispute with the car service’s driver over the fare ran smoothly. And all our toys were appreciated.”
Yaskel also recently performed another beautiful song at the Singing Experience, “A Cockeyed Optimist,” which sums up her character: