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From 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Friday, December 19th, we will join our friends from CBS 3, outside their studios at 1555 Hamilton Street to collect new, unwrapped toys for children in need. Thorughout the day we will accept toys donated at Joy of Sharing partner like, Ashley Furniture Home Store, Delaware Valley Acura Dealerships, Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, The Blue Cross RiverRink of Penn's Landing, The Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia, Weis Markets, and Wilmington University. Stop by and and see us. And if you can't make it out but still want to help, you can donate here.
"As many of our neighbors continue to struggle, requests for emergency food assistance become more difficult to meet," says Major Hester Dixon, associate director of operations for The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia. "The reality of the situation is daunting. Many Philadelphians are just one misfortune away from waking up jobless, or worse, homeless. Thanks to contributions we receive during the Christmas season we are in a position where we can assist those dealing with these hardships in becoming independent." » More