UT Police Annual Children's Gift Drive
When & Where
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Various UTHealth Houston Building Locations ( View in Google Map)
UT Police is excited to announce our Annual Children's Gift Drive benefiting young Harris County Psychiatric Center (HCPC) patients.
To ensure safety and social distancing, a UT Police box truck will be visiting various UTHealth buildings to collect donations. Donations will be accepted between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 16th at various UTHealth buildings. Specific times and locations are listed below.
We invite community members to bring their donated gifts to Public Safety Officers who will be with a clearly marked UT Police box truck. As always, our staff will be donning institutionally approved PPE and following social distancing guidelines.
UT Police asks for new, unopened gift donations for children ages 5 to 17.
Suggested gifts include: coloring books, puzzle books, crayons, sidewalk chalk, house slippers, dolls, journals (no spirals), stuffed animals, board games, wallets, purses, Legos, frisbees, hackey sac, sports balls, socks, puzzles, cars/trucks, superhero posters, books, Texans, Rockets, Astros themed gifts, and sketch pads.
Items not accepted: batteries, antennas, pencil sharpeners, any sharp item.
Drop-off times and locations:
Thursday, December 16:
- 11 a.m. to 11:55 a.m.: Circle drive in front of School of Dentistry (SOD). Serving occupants of SOD and Behavioral and Biomedical Science Buildings.
- Noon to 12:55 p.m.: Circle drive in front of School of Nursing (SON). Serving occupants of SON and School of Public Health.
- 1 p.m. to 1:55 p.m.: Circle drive in front of Institute of Molecular Medicine (IMM). Serving occupants of University Center Tower and IMM.
- 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Medical School Building breezeway. Serving occupants of MSB.
We thank you in advance for brightening the holiday season for pediatric patients at HCPC.