Pristina - The Kosovo Police and Soldiers from KFOR Multinational Battlegroup-East partnered
together this past Valentine's Day to donate toys to the children of Kosovo.
It was all part of the 'Toys of Aloha' event, the first toy donation event representing the
partnership between the Kosovo Police and KFOR Soldiers from the Hawaii Army National
The event took place at the Resource Center for Teaching and Counseling "Mother
Theresa" in Mitrovica, Kosovo. Police officers, Kosovo officials, and KFOR Soldiers
handed out toys to special needs students at the center to spread love and happiness to
"We are always honored to be in partnership and I'm so glad we could work on this project
together," said Kosovo Police Director Lt. Col. Aferdita Mikullovci. "Valentine's Day is really
to share the love. It's not only to your partner but to everybody. It's a special day and a
special moment to these kids."
The event was planned by the Kosovo Police with support from the MNBG-East Soldiers.
The Soldiers helped collect more than 500 toys to donate and will work with the Kosovo
Police to deliver the toys to children across Kosovo.