KWQC’s annual Toys for Tots drive held Friday

Published: Dec. 1, 2022 at 5:17 PM CST|Updated: Dec. 5, 2022 at 11:10 AM CST
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DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - KWQC-TV6 held its annual Toys for Tots drive Friday.

The U.S. Marine Corps and volunteers were on hand from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. to collect new, unwrapped toys and monetary donations at the station, 805 Brady St.

During Friday’s drive, volunteers collected $23,666.55 in cash and checks, 2,362 toys, 720 games, books and puzzles, and eight bikes.

The monetary donation included a $10,000 check from Novelis.

Toy distribution will be on Dec. 10 and 11, Dec. 16 and 17 and Dec. 18, according to the website.

In 2021, 2,600 toys and other items were collected, and $15,830 in monetary donations.

For more information on Toys for Tots, visit their website.