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Festival of GivingToy Drive

12/9/2016, 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.

FHN, Big Radio, Salvation Army Sponsor Festival of Giving Toy Drive

Help to make everyone's holiday season merrier with a donation to the Festival of Giving Toy Drive Friday, Dec. 9.

Big Radio, FHN, and the Salvation Army are teaming up to host the event from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Highland Community College Student/Conference Center, 2998 W. Pearl City Road in Freeport.

The all-day event will be broadcast live on Kickin' Country K92.1 and will feature numerous interviews, on-air auctions of great items donated by local businesses, and local choir performances recorded the evening before at the FHN Festival of Trees Singin' at the King holiday concert.

Unwrapped toys for kids of all ages will be accepted throughout the day and will be delivered to the Salvation Army, which will distribute them to local children for the holidays. Monetary donations are also welcome.

For more information on how you can help a needy family during the holidays, call the Salvation Army at 815-275-7265.