26th Annual Marion County Toy Run right around the corner

The 26th annual Marion County Toy Run will be held on Saturday Nov 2. The Toy Run has become a major benefactor for the underprivileged children of Marion county.

Sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion #366, ABATE of Kansas Dist. 9 and Route 56 Classic Cruisers, each participant is asked to donate one new toy as their entry fee. These toys, as well as donations and money raised at an auction and chili feed held after the Toy Run, are donated to community Christmas Trees, area Ministerial organizations and Marion County Food Bank as well as county children’s service organizations to provide a better holiday season for many kids of the county. Thanks to the support of the Marion county community, in the past 25 years over $216,000 has been raised.

This years Toy Run will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov 2 ayt Sher Bowl Lanes, 131 S. Thorp, Marion. Toys will be collected for distribution at Hillsboro State Bank, followed by the auction/chili feed at Hillsboro American Legion Post #366, 405 S. Floral Dr. in Hillsboro. Donations may be sent to the Marion County Toy Run, clo Hillsboro SAL #366, 405 S. Floral Dr, Hillsboro, KS 67063 or contact one of the sponsoring organizations.

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