Toys for Tots Shopping Day is Saturday

Violeta Podrumedic and Kevin Powell help the Marines collect toys for Toys For Tots

Violeta Podrumedic and Kevin Powell help the Marines collect toys for Toys For Tots

Boone County Toys for Tots Shopping Day will be this Saturday, Dec. 9, 9 5 the Casey building on the Boone County Fairgrounds. Sannes said for people who want to help Toys for Tots, there is a strong need to collect more toys for boys and girls between ages 6 to 15.

Christmas is less than three weeks away and the Toys for Tots campaign in central in is still over 10,000 toys short of reaching their goal.

You can always drop off toys or donations at any time to the Toys for Tots headquarters at Beckley Auto Mall.

The St. Lawrence County chapter of the national organization has been in existence for 14 years, according to the county's Toys for Tots coordinator Christina M. Reynolds.

The Morris County Republican Committee wishes everyone in Morris County a peaceful and joyful holiday season.

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"Toys for Tots was a cause that is near and dear to our heart and still is", Poremba said.

Steve Poremba, director of sales and marketing at Mohegan Sun Arena, estimated that at least 150 to 200 toys have been collected at the event in the past. WCG Hotels is proud to continue their support of Toys for Tots through a variety of giving back initiatives for the ninth year in a row.

Volunteers then hand out the toys to families in need.

"What I hope it does is let those individuals know there's someone out there that's still making sure that they feel loved and appreciated", Renaud said.

"For over 25 years, I had the opportunity to participate in local Toys for Tots campaigns in various locations", said Silvester.

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