The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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December 12, 2013

Mac’s Toy fund continuing to prep for 83rd toy distribution

BECKLEY — Mac’s Toy Fund is continuing preparations for its 83rd annual toy distribution event.

Donations of used toys can be taken to Crossroads Chevrolet or BJW Printing on Robert C. Byrd Drive in Beckley.

Bicycles for the Beckley Board of Realtors’ drive can be taken to ERA Advantage, 3082 Robert C. Byrd Drive, to Beckley Fire Station No. 3 on Eisenhower Drive and behind the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center.

Gently used coats for adults and children can be dropped off at Chateau Interiors; Indie Sparrow Boutique in Beckley; Shady Spring Elementary, Middle and High schools; Ghent Elementary; Daniels Elementary; Walgreen’s, Kroger and CVS in Beaver; Family Coin Laundry and Big Lots in Beckley; Chick-fil-A at The Galleria; Raleigh General Hospital cafeteria; Kroger stores in Beckley Crossing and on Harper Road; Sam’s Club; The Register-Herald and Jump Zone at Beckley Plaza.

Monetary donations are needed to fund costs of the event.

The latest donations are from:

-- In memory of Warren A. Thornhill by his family, $300

-- J. Douglas and Connie Elliott of Daniels, in memory of longtime friend Sam Forinash, $25

-- George and Carol McQuain of Beckley, $50

-- Mr. and Mrs. James C. Higgins of Beckley, $75

-- Wilda Todd of Beaver, in memory of George E. Todd, $50

-- Sara Bender of Beckley, $10

-- Jack Richmond Sr. of Beaver, $50

-- Anonymous, $100

-- Steve and Marietta Torrico of Daniels, $100

-- For 12 wonderful grandchildren and two beautiful great-grandchildren from Grandma Cynthia and Grandpa Dan Bickey, $100

-- Karen Thomas of Beckley, $100

-- John and Sheila Lucento of Beckley, $25

-- Seed-Faith-Blessings, $25

-- Roberta Profitt of Beckley, in memory of Lenox Profitt, $25

-- Jim and Mary Rutherford of Beckley, “Thanks for all the work you do for the kids,” $25

-- Daniel and Judy Gillian of Sandstone, $25

-- In memory of Gary Wayne Evans by his son and daughter, Tyler and Sydni Evans; his brother Eric Evans and his mother Fern Evans, $200

-- Austin and Brenda Caperton of Daniels, $50

-- Betty Dearing of Beckley, in memory of husband James Dearing Jr. and son Larry Buchanan, $40

-- For the Fabulous Baker Boys, $25

-- Simpkins and Associates of Beckley, $50

-- Appalachian Fasteners of Beckley, $2,000

-- The Slade Family of Wellington, Fla., $100


Today’s total: $3,550

Total to date:


Send donations to:

Mac’s Toy Fund

P.O. Box 2398

Beckley, WV 25801

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