Melania Trump made the remarks as she helped sort gifts for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program on Wednesday. She urged people to remember that the holidays are about family, service and gratitude — not gifts.
Hurricanes in Puerto Rico and wildfires in California have left more families in need this holiday season and fewer to support the annual Toys for Tots campaign.
The Marine Corps-based charity is still looking for help to supply gifts for needy children. People can donate new, unwrapped toys, but at this late date, organizers say money is more helpful.
Toys for Tots in Washington County, Maryland has raised roughly $23,000 and collected 17,000 toys for needy children.
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Montgomery County\’s Toys for Tots is so overstocked, the organization is offering free toys for families in need for a few hours Monday morning.
The bad economy is having a major impact on the
Toys for Tots program in our area. Donations are
not pouring in this year, and that means more
kids will be waking up on Christmas morning
without anything under the tree.
A special mission to deliver toys to areas hit
hard by Superstorm
Sandy stopped at Reagan National Airport Monday
afternoon to pick up additional