MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon Fire Department is once again teaming up with the Marines Toys for Tots campaign to ensure less fortunate families in Knox County have holiday gifts for children.
The need in Knox County grows every year and Toys for Tots is asking for community support. Those wanting to participate are encouraged to drop off new, unwrapped toys or monetary donations to any of the following fire departments:
•Mount Vernon Fire Department.
•Central Ohio Joint Fire District.
•Eastern Knox County Joint Fire District.
•Bladensburg Fire Department.
•College Township Fire Department.
Look for additional donation boxes scattered throughout the community. All contributions remain in Knox County to benefit Interchurch Social Service Agencies and The Salvation Army. Donations will be accepted through Dec.16.
Visit knox-county-oh.toysfortots.org for a full list of donation locations, sponsors, events, or more information.
Published on November 12, 2012