This is the third year the Palo Alto nonprofit Men of Purpose, founded by Executive Director and Chaplin Arquilla Conner-Dabney, has collected donations to provide each of the 651 students at the school with a new toy during the holiday season.





Students check out their news toys during a giveaway by the Men of Purpose at Strobridge Elementary School in Hayward, Calif., on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013.
Students check out their news toys during a giveaway by the Men of Purpose at Strobridge Elementary School in Hayward, Calif., on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013. This is the third year the Palo Alto nonprofit founded by Executive Director and Chaplin Arquilla Conner-Dabney has collected donations to provide each of the 651 students at the school with a new toy during the holiday season. (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)