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L’eggo your Legos: Tiburon teen repackages unused pieces for kids in need

Updated: Mar 9, 2023


Charlie Jeffers sorts through the more than a thousand recycled Lego pieces that have taken over the family dining room at his home in Tiburon on Feb. 15. (Elliot Karlan photo / For The Ark)

A Tiburon teen is collecting unused Legos and repacking them into new custom kits for underserved kids.


Charlie Jeffers, a junior at Redwood High School, came up with the idea, dubbed “Pass the Bricks,” last year. He’s since collected about 20,000 Lego pieces and has made more than three-dozen kits to distribute to local organizations that work with kids.


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To donate unused Legos to Tiburon teen Charlie Jeffers’ “Pass the Bricks” project, contact Charlie at passthebricks@gmail.com. Follow the project on Instagram at @passthebricks.

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