Toys For Tots Struggling This Christmas; Phone Bank Tonight To Help

An ABC 36 phone bank Thursday night will help the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Lexington raise some much-needed money this Christmas.

The number to call between 5:00pm-6:30pm is 859-294-6090.

Toys for Tots said it had to close registration early because it was out of financial donations.

It was also in need of toys for infants.

Click here to find a drop-off location in the area.

The annual campaign works to collect new, unwrapped toys to distribute as Christmas gifts to children in need.

The non-profit said 97% of its donations went to providing toys, books and gifts for the holidays.

The remaining 3% covered fundraising expenses.

Toys for Tots said donated money did not pay for manpower costs or salaries.

Click here for more information on the program.

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