Kids to Love Christmas blitz drive an amazing success, almost $6,000 raised

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The WHNT News 19 family is blessed to support Kids To Love with our blitz drive. And you have blessed us – and many local foster children.

We’re pleased to report that your generosity raised $5,885.11, in addition to gifts for hundreds of kids today! We were at Jack’s on Hughes Road in Madison and Jack’s on Greenfield Drive in Athens all day collecting toys and money to help support local foster children this Christmas.

You can still donate a new toy, bicycle, or any item to help make a foster child’s special Christmas wish come true. Donations can be dropped off at the WHNT News 19 station until the end of the week.

Please don’t wrap your donations.  Kids to Love has a team of elves ready to sort and wrap!

Items most needed include:

  • Bicycles (any size)
  • Footballs/Basketballs
  • Watches
  • Wallets
  • Purses
  • Make-up
  • Hairdryers
  • Curling Irons/Flat Irons
  • Perfume
  • Jewelry
  • Hand-held Games
  • Video game systems/Video games
  • Portable CD Players
  • CDs
  • DVDs
  • iPods/MP3 players
  • E-readers (Kindle, Nook, etc.)
  • Alarm Clocks
  • Lotion/Bath sets
  • Art supplies
  • Board games
  • Books
  • Prepaid Cell phones
  • Alabama/Auburn gear”

You can also make a cash donation, which will be used to buy other items.   Or donate via PayPal!

Please check the links below to get all the information on the different ways you can help.  Thank you!


Donate

Gift Wrapping

Why Kids To Love?

Get an Ornament

Donation Drop-Off Sites

Adopt a Wish List

Host an Office Party

 

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