Arcata Fire Thanks Community for Supporting Annual Toys for Tots Drive

This is a press release from Arcata Fire:

(McKinleyville, CA) – “Because every child deserves a little Christmas.”

The Arcata Professional Firefighters Local 4981 and the Arcata Fire Protection District would like to thank the community for their support of the annual Toys for Tots toy drive.  This year we have collected more toys than any year previous, thanks to the generous donation from Kmart McKinleyville and the community at large.  Kmart McKinleyville donated $10,000 in toys towards our collection.

The Arcata Fire Family would like to thank the following businesses that assisted this year:

Coast Central Credit Union – Valley West, Coast Central Credit Union – Arcata, Tractor Supply – Arcata, Toni’s Restaurant, Blondie’s Market, Redwood Capitol Bank – Arcata, US Bank – Arcata, Umpqua Bank –  Arcata, The Rocking Horse, Ultimate Yogurt -Arcata, Murphy’s Market – Sunny Brae, Murphy’s Market – Westwood, Miller Farms, Lube Central, Kmart, Arcata Sunrise Rotary, Little Learners Preschool and McKinleyville High School Athletic Department.

This year’s collection will help the children of our community that are in need, to get a toy for Christmas.  The Arcata Fire Family has partnered with the US Marine Corp League for the last fifteen years and are thrilled with the outpouring of support that we have received throughout the years, and this was our biggest year yet!

Thank you for making this year’s toy drive a success by providing hope and love to so many in our local community.



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