Press release from LVJUSD:
Dec. 13, 2020
On Saturday December 5, 2020, the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) and the Livermore Police Department (LPD) teamed up for the annual Shop With A Cop program. Thanks to the generosity of many in our community, each student received gifts for themselves and family members as a way to both celebrate and brighten the holiday season.
Operating under a new socially distanced format, 22 students from the Granada High School Leadership class did the shopping based on “wish lists” prepared by program recipients. Livermore Police Officers then delivered gifts to the homes of the 40 LVJUSD students, by far the most students ever served through this program.
Christensen Principal Pat Avilla, who has championed this program for many years states, “The Livermore Shop with a Cop program is in its twelfth year serving the students of the…