News Transcript Business Briefs, Jan. 22

The Weichert Family of Companies successfully completed its 41st annual toy drive, collecting more than 11,000 new toys for families and children in need during the 2019 holiday season. In addition, cash and gift cards were collected and donated to various charities, along with food, clothing, books and pet supplies.

The new, unwrapped toys and other contributions were collected at Weichert, Realtors sales offices throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C., and at the company’s corporate office in Morris Plains.

The toys were donated to charities throughout the Northeast, including Goryeb Children’s Hospital, the Ashley Lauren Foundation, Childhelp, Holton’s Heroes, United Family and Children’s Society, Center for Hope and Safety, Integrity House, Peace: A Learned Solution, the Salvation Army, Sassy Massey Smiles Foundation, Dr. Bear’s Closet at Children’s National Hospital, CASA for Children of Bergen County and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program.