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Toys for Tots

Marines and Toys for Tots: A History

Beth Crumley | Posted 02.08.2012 | Impact
Beth Crumley

2011-12-09-Screenshot20111209at4.16.59PM.jpg These are difficult economic times for many, and there are far too many children who will do without this holiday season. During this magical time of year, please be generous.

Making A Difference: The World of Giving -- Be a Santa Helper

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 02.07.2012 | Impact
Lisa M. Dietlin

Christmas is a magic time for most kids and many others in our community. Let's work together to insure it is a magic time for all kids young and old. Remember, you can make a difference (M.A.D.)!

Black Friday, Cyber Monday Alternative: Charities That Stretch Your Dollar The Most

Posted 01.23.2012 | Impact

These charities will make your money multiply! This Black Friday or Cyber Monday, make your dollars count. Our top picks of charities that, for exampl...

WATCH: World's Largest Lego Santa Yoda Constructed In Union Square

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.22.2011 | San Francisco

On a recent episode of NBC's hopefully-not-cancelled almost hit show "Community", a professor who spent the last few decades in maximum security pris...

The Faithful Shopper: Fixing the Feast and Giving Thanks

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 01.15.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

With that most wonderful and most American holiday of all just about upon us, it seems right to show appreciation for the stores who can help supply or enhance our feast.

Jesus Never Asked if the Poor Were Deserving

Pat LaMarche | Posted 12.29.2011 | Politics
Pat LaMarche

Ironically at this time of year and in the name of Jesus Christ, folks who otherwise point fingers seem to drop the accusations and pick up their check books.

Vogue For Tots Event Tonight With Mondo Guerra

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mondo Guerra, a past "Project Runway" contestant is hosting, judging and styling a special Vogue-off event Thursday night at Berlin. Vogue for Tots ...

Storm Troopers Get Ready To Invade Comic-Con

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

LOS ANGELES — On the outside, they all look the same: White armor, white helmets, black blaster rifles. Imperial soldiers from a galaxy far, far...

Strip Club Accepting Toys In Exchange For Lap Dances (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Come to help children in need, stay for the...nudity. According to their sign, Market Street Cinema (aka a San Francisco strip club) is currently offe...

Michelle Obama & Toys For Tots: First Lady Delivers 500 Toys

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

QUANTICO, Va. — First lady Michelle Obama is appealing for donations of toys for older children for the Marine Corps Reserve's Toys for Tots pro...

Shaq Teams With Toys For Tots To Bring Holiday Cheer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Shaq-A-Claus is coming to town. That's right, NBA champion Shaquille O'Neal is teaming up with Toys R Us as the spokesman of the annual Marine Corps' ...

Foreclosing Of A Dream

Ryan McDermott | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ryan McDermott

Helping a new generation achieve their dreams begins with strong families bound together through special experiences. That is why holidays are so vitally important.

Toys For Tots Facing Huge Shortfall

Chicago Sun-Times | Kara Spak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Santa Claus might not be visiting thousands of Chicago's poorest children this Christmas. The Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program has gotten signific...