The Hope for the Holidays Drive Thru Bash with 13abc to benefit The Salvation Army and Toys for Tots will be held on December 7 th .
Bowling Green, Ohio (December 3, 2018) – 13abc is once again hosting its annual Hope for the Holidays campaign to benefit The Salvation Army and Toys for Tots. Since the Hope for the Holidays project began in 2011, more than 113,000 toys have been distributed throughout northwestern Ohio. The campaign continues through December 21 with toy distribution taking place prior to Christmas.
The annual “drive thru bash” to be held on Friday, December 7 happens all day (5am-6:30pm) at three area locations. On this day, volunteers will be accepting new toys at 13abc studios at 4247 Dorr Street. Locations will also be operating at The Salvation Army office: 1045 N. Main Street in Bowling Green and 301 Center Street in Findlay.
Those wanting to donate in Bowling Green can drop off new, unwrapped toys at The Salvation Army office through December 21st. In addition to toy donations, The Salvation Army in Bowling Green is continuing to seek volunteers for its Red Kettle campaign.
The funds raised during this campaign make it possible for The Salvation Army to assist Wood Co. residents year-round. Volunteers are needed through December 24 and are scheduled for a minimum of 2 hours.
Groups, churches, and businesses are encouraged to Adopt-a-Kettle for the day If you would like to volunteer or need more information, please contact The Salvation Army at 419-352-5918.
Kettles are located at:
Kroger, 1094 N Main St. Bowling Green
Walmart, 131 W Gypsy Lane Rd. Bowling Green
Panera, 139 S Main St. Bowling Green Big Lots, 818 S Main St. Bowling Green Walgreens, 1013 N Main St. Bowling Green
Great Scot 13710 Deshler Rd. North Baltimore, OH
Additional locations also available in Bradner, OH