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Magical Christmas Toy Drive Inspires Giving in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The Magical Christmas Toy Drive inspires an 11 year old boy in Selma — to create a toy drive and giveaway of his own. Aydan Evans has collected dozens of Christmas toys to hand out to children who are less fortunate than he is. “I thought like, if they woke up and didn’t have nothing…

Salvation Army Prepares for Toy Giveaway

The toys collected through the Alabama News Network Magical Christmas Toy Drive will soon be going to families across the River Region. Volunteers are finishing sorting and separating the donated toys today.  This year, the Salvation Army will be serving around 500 families through our magical Christmas toy drive and other toy drives.  One volunteer says she has worked with…

Troy Fire Department Collecting Toys For Children’s of Alabama Hospital

Firefighters are known for helping people during times of tragedy. Sometimes, the tragedy is being stuck in a hospital during the holidays. That is why Troy Fire Department is collecting toys for Children’s Hospital in Birmingham. “It’s just a small thing that we can do to kinda help out,” TPD Sergeant/ EMT DJ Williams says. “We all know someone that’s kinda…

Fourth Annual Magical Christmas Toy Drive Is Underway

Alabama News Network has launched its fourth annual Magical Christmas Toy Drive to benefit The Salvation Army in Montgomery. From now through Dec. 15, you can help us make a child’s Christmas brighter here in our area. Last year’s event collected thousands of toys that The Salvation Army distributed to children who might otherwise not had any presents on Christmas…

Salvation Army Distributes Toys from the Magical Christmas Toy Drive

Two Salvation Army volunteers try to decide where the next cart of toys will go. The toys collected from the Alabama News Network’s Magical Christmas Toy Drive went to their new homes the Tuesday before Christmas. Hundreds of people lined up outside the Salvation Army’s distribution center on Eastern Boulevard to recieve the toys and food. Salvation Army Core Leader…

Magical Christmas Toy Drive a Huge Success

Our Loyal Viewers Will Help Make a Child's Christmas Merry and Bright This Holiday Season

We here at Alabama News Network want to pass along a big thank you for everywhere who helped make  our Magical Christmas Toy Drive a huge success. A big group of volunteers showed their Christmas spirit by taking all the toy from our Magical Toy Vault and delivering them to the Salvation Army. A big moving truck was filled with…