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Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Fareway Gives Substantial Donation to Toys for Tots
The popular grocery store chain, Fareway, has recently given a substantial donation to the U.S. Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots Campaign.
Fareway presented a check for nearly 315-thousand dollars to the Toys of Tots program, which provides toys and gifts to children during the holidays. In addition to Fareway’s donation, over 100 pallets of toys were collected. This includes monetary and toy donations that were collected at all Fareway locations (124) between Nov. 27th and Dec. 24th.
The U.S. Marine Corps reports over 23-thousand children were served during the 2020 holiday season. This includes over 26-thousand toys, books, and stocking stuffers were collected, and total campaign proceeds exceeded 400-thousand dollars.
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