Toys For Tots
People are stepping up to help after a mix-up involving Toys for Tots that meant hundreds of kids might not get toys for Christmas. But what lead to the problem is still a bit of a mystery.
A local businessman with a lot of toys reached out to KDKA-TV and Get Marty after local charities were having trouble getting their Toys For Tots deliveries.
At the Marines’ Toys for Tots distribution center in the Strip District on Friday, hundreds showed up to get toys for their children and grandchildren.
Toys for Tots is known for making the holidays special for kids by making sure they get a toy.
Every kid wants a bicycle of their own, and volunteers and donors in Western Pennsylvania are making that possible for many who couldn’t otherwise afford one.
The owner of a pizza shop, whose business was destroyed when it caught fire, is giving back to a community who has supported him so much.
Birthday parties are supposed to be a time to celebrate life, but the atmosphere was a bit more somber this weekend in Washington.
Pittsburgh-area Toys ‘R’ Us stores are getting ready for their 2013 “Toys For Tots” campaign.
The Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department is doing its annual toy run for kids.
Hundreds of local kids will have a big surprise under the tree on Christmas morning. They will be getting brand new bikes thanks to the generosity of strangers.