Toy Run enjoys 27th year in Marion County

A long line of classic cars, motorcycles and other vehicles made their way from Marion to Hillsboro State Bank on Saturday, Nov. 6 for the 27th Annual Marion County Toy Run. Funds and Toys received at the Toy Run are distributed to county organizations to benefit needy children of Marion county. This year the community Christmas trees, ministerial organizations, Marion County Food Bank and Families & Communities Together (FACT) are receiving toys and checks totaling $14,000. In the 27 years of the Toy Run, $244,000.00 and hundreds of toys have been given to many different organizations to help area children. The sponsors of the Toy Run, Hillsboro Sons of American Legion, ABATE District 9 of Kansas and Route 56 Classic Cruisers as well as the children of Marion County would like to thank all of the contributors and donors for their generous gifts, donations and continued support at this time of year.

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