Wilmington, NC, December 07, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Local and national celebrities made appearances at a red carpet charity party hosted by actor Timothy Woodward Jr. this past weekend to collect donations for the 'Salvation Army' and 'Toys For Tots'. The event was held at The Loft downtown on Friday night.
"The Loft is grateful to be selected as the official venue of the Little Hollywood Red Carpet Charity Christmas Party," said Rob Khouri, owner of The Loft. "It was a night, for our children, the less fortunate children, so they may have some what of a Christmas"
Two large boxes of new toys were collected as the public joined the stars for a night to remember. The stars arrived around 11PM in Limos and a Cadillac Escalade that were provided by Rippys Cadillac and Dragon Limo Service of Wilmington. Each group walked down a bright red carpet with a large "Toys For Tots" backdrop behind them as the public took pictures. Woodward was the last to walk down the carpet.
"Every child deserves to have a good Christmas" Said Woodward. "The real stars are the volunteer men and women of the Salvation Army and Toys For Tots. They are donating there time and effort for a very worthy cause. I was just glad to help in a very small way."
Some celebrities that walked the carpet for a good cause included: Dominic Santana, " BET's Love For Sale, " Madonna Nash, "CMT Country Artist," Rob Covington, "Blood Done Sign My Name, "Butchered," David Schifter, "Another World," "Eyeborgs" Brandon Luck, "Hollywood East", "The Jailhouse" "Mike Wags, "MTV's Yo Mama", B Sting Sintim "NFL's Baltimore Ravens", Timothy Woodward, Jr., "WGN Networks' Whittaker Bay," "Butchered", "Hollywood East " and Singer/Songwriter Charlie Fulp, "Who Let The Dogs Out."
About The Salvation Army:
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in 1865, has been supporting those in need in this name without discrimination for 126 years in the United States. More than 35 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. About 83 cents of every dollar raised is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide.