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When the Toys for Tots call went out for help,
the folks at Founder's Bank & Trust were eager to answer!
Local marines are kicking off their Toys For Tots campaign.
.Thousands of children in need will have something under the Christmas tree this year, thanks to WZZM 13's generous viewers.
The number of families requesting assistance this year is up 20 to 30%.
17 schools came to WZZM to drop off toys for Toys for Tots. If you took pictures, you can add them here.
Students from around West Michigan are descending on the WZZM 13 studios Friday morning, to drop off toy donations for the Toys for Tots drive.
Two employees of Lake Michigan Credit Union were shopping for Toys for Tots Thursday, using $1,600 in customer and employee donations.
(WZZM) - It is that time of the year - we need schools to sign up for the School Spirit Challenge!
Mindy Pierman and her friend are shopping for one-thousand-gifts that will go to families who otherwise wouldn't have Christmas.
It is important to register as soon as you can.
A Toys For Tots chapter on the lakeshore is looking for donated warehouse space to keep the program going.
Employees gave to various charities including The United Way and Toys For Tots.
Hundreds of toys are headed to children in need this Christmas thanks to a Holland real estate company.
Last month we introduced you to Colleen Clay, a mother, now using a food pantry and Toys for Tots for the first time.
Saturday, hundreds of volunteers fanned out at three facilities to help distribute Toys for Tots. Struggling families that signed up for help this year stopped by to pick out gifts for their children.
Teacher Diane Jelke says 80 percent of students at Godwin Heights Middle School qualify for Toys for Tots. To help, the seventh and eighth grade classes recently raised more than $800 through a penny drive.
Workers at Farmers Insurance got to wear jeans to work Wednesday in exchange for bringing in a toy. Last year the company collected more than 500 toys and about $1,100 in cash for Toys for Tots.
In a charity pasta eating contest Wednesday morning, WZZM swept the top 3 spots taking home the big prize for Toys for Tots.
Belding Middle School always does well in the School Spirit Challenge, but the Edwards says it has become harder in recent years to get donations because of the economy.
Wyoming residents are doing their part to make sure every child gets a gift this Christmas.
A West Michigan woman is learning how to recieve after years of giving.
Wyoming Gives Back is a fun, new holiday event provided by the City of Wyoming and several 28th Street Businesses to celebrate the holidays and raise toy donations for the Toys for Tots campaign.
At Bunker Middle school in Muskegon, the student council is organizing a way to raise a goal of 200 toys for Toys for Tots.
Meet the O'Connors...a West Michigan family that takes the annual Toys for Tots drive very seriously.
As American's prepare to spend millions on Black Friday, other families will not have anything under the tree. Toys for Tots is trying to change that with your help.