LOS ANGELES, CA (December 19, 2022): The Oscar De La Hoya Foundation held its 20th Annual Christmas Toy Giveaway on Saturday, December 17, 2022 at Oscar De La Hoya’s childhood school, Ford Elementary School, in East Los Angeles. Golden Boy’s Chairman and CEO Oscar De La Hoya was on site and was joined by Santa Clause, the Ford Elementary School Mascot, and 1000 local East LA families as they welcomed the holidays together. Participating kids and families received toys and enjoyed a festive day with music and treats.
ABOUT THE OSCAR DE LA HOYA FOUNDATION
In 1995, boxing superstar Oscar De La Hoya started his namesake Foundation to help improve the quality of life for the community in his hometown of East Los Angeles. Today, with the help of many partners, the foundation serves thousands of people annually. The Oscar De La Hoya Foundation supports the Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School, the Cecilia Gonzalez De La Hoya Cancer Center, and the Oscar De La Hoya Labor and Delivery Center and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (both located at White Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles) as well as numerous after school programs that help guide young people toward leading positive lives and away from the circumstances of gang violence, juvenile delinquency, and substance abuse.