December 2021
Turkey and Trimmings Giveaway
Volunteers with The Matt Garcia Foundation supported BayNorth Church of Christ at their annual Turkey and Trimmings Giveaway. Turkeys and groceries were given to families in our community to ensure that they have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday.
Secure a Bell
The FFINEST Christmas Ornament Bells are available at two locations:

• THE COFFEE BAR (NEW To Our Great City)
Located @740 Texas St, Fairfield, CA 94533
Located @ 721 Texas St, Fairfield, CA 94533

There are Christmas Trees with FFINEST Ornament displayed at each location counter.

The QR Code on the flyer is linked to PayPal that can be scanned at these locations and/or you can leave a donation in the container next to the Bells. 
If purchased, we can make arrangements to mail these via the US Postal Service.

You can also PM us on our social media platforms or email

The cost will be the bell $14.99 plus postage for mailing.

You can pay via PayPal or mail a check to:
P.O. Box 3301
Fairfield, CA 94533
Fairfield Tree Lighting
Join us!
December 3, 2021 from 6:00-8:30pm

The Matt Garcia Foundation will be at the Fairfield Tree Lighting
with FREE crafts, treats, and more winter fun! 
Volunteer positions available; sign up by clicking below.
The Matt Garcia Foundation
Community Day Clean-up
Earn community service hours for school credit.
Lunch is provided after the clean up.
Saturday, December 18, 2021 @ 9:00am – 11:00am
Date changed due to Christmas being on the last Saturday 
Located 'on the green' at the corner of Jefferson & Texas Streets
Fairfield, CA 94533

The Matt Garcia Foundation will provide gloves, grabbers and buckets for collecting the trash. For more information visit
To protect your health and slow the spread of the coronavirus, we will be follow the most recent guidance from the Center for Disease Control.

To receive updated information on volunteering opportunities, sign up for our text alerts. Text: 81010 | Enter: @mgfv
Holiday Season Safety Tips
Gift shopping reminders:
1. Don’t leave items in plain site in your vehicle and remember to lock your car
2. Park in safe areas
3. Always be aware of your surroundings
Fire safety reminders:
1. Do not overload electrical circuits when hanging Holiday lights
2. Inspect lights for frayed wire or other defects before use
3. If using a live/cut tree, keep the stand full of water & discard tree immediately after use
4. Use only non-flammable decorations
5. Remember to change your home smoke alarm batteries twice per year
Mason Jars Hot Cocoa Gift
  1. Pour the cocoa mix into the small mason jar. Lightly tap the jar on the counter to settle.
  2. Top the cocoa with mini marshmallows.
  3. Add chocolate chips to the top of the marshmallows.
  4. Optional, add crushed peppermint candies or candy canes.
  5. Seal the jar, hole punch the gift tag, and tie it on with a piece of ribbon.
Drawing Fun!
Some Inspiring Words
 “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”
- William Shakespeare
Did you know?
You can support your local small business without spending a cent?

Like or love their post – Tag friends who would enjoy their product or services – Share their post – Join their Facebook group and like the page - Tell your friends!
Everyday we learn something new. Take life as a test and shoot for a better score each day… It doesn’t have to be an “A” the next day,
but let’s hope it improves.
-Matt Garcia
P.O. Box 3301
Fairfield, CA 94533

DIRECT: 707.372.4160
Keep the Dream Alive
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