Video: Toys for Tots Collections
Toys for Tots Collections.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:20:02 +0000Toys for Tots CollectionsToys for Tots Collections.http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12463/7203428?cpt=8&wpid=2637WCIAwelcome back to the home for the holidays expo at city center. you can find - - from underground solutions right when you walk in the door with empty boxes. >>matt: tell us about these collecting toys for tots today. the marines started this several years ago. it helps serve underprivileged children. we're trying to do our part. >>matt: there are things in here. you've got donations and whatnot. what are you looking for in terms of collecting? >> anything for kids 10 and under. we will take money and we will give it to the marine corps and they will spend it wisely. >>heather: right now, we only have two dollars in there. we need everybody to get their families down here and start constricting. you also help out with operation honor guard in the lifeline connect. what is that? >> lifeline connect is a drug rehabilitation center in urbana that we support. getting people back on their feet that have addiction problems. it's a big line item. we pay taxes toward that. we all think maybe it's not our problem but in the end, it really is. it will help our society. we can hire those folks. >>matt: if you struggled or have been close to someone who has struggled with that, you don't understand how important that is. >> they can only take seven people now so they are on a mission to raise money for that. we'd like to see that come to fruition. >>matt: it's the holidays and many people are doing things to benefit others during the holiday. why are these in particular important to you? >> we can donate services and give back. it's such a feel-good thing to do that not just during christmas time but throughout the year. the whole gamut. >>heather: i forgot to mention, you also support an orphanage in mexico. i didn't know that. >> our church is involved with an orphanage in mexico. we have done heating and >>heather: you do a lot of paying it forward in the community which we appreciate. keeping homes warm and hearts warm. >> and keeping the sewers clean, right? >>matt: that's your day job. thank you for what you do for the