CBS 3 Launches 27th annual Toy Fest Toy Drive Benefiting Children In Need
The Philly POPS Festival Brass join Ukee Washington and Jessica Dean to kick-off this year’s campaign along with representatives of the organizations who will benefit this year – the Salvation Army, the USO and the Boys and Girls Club of Camden County.
All six of the CBS RADIO stations in the market – KYW Newsradio 1060, 98.1 WOGL, SportsRadio 94WIP, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, 92.5XTU and 96.5 AMP Radio have joined in the holiday tradition by collecting toys at their studios.
New, unwrapped toys for local children can be donated through Monday, December 21st — when the stations wrap up the season with an all-day drive through drop-off at the Broadcast Center, 1555 Hamilton Street in Philadelphia.
Toys will also be collected at numerous locations throughout the Delaware Valley, including several tree lighting ceremonies.
Tree Lighting Ceremonies:
- Tuesday, December 1st – Kate Bilo will host the Rittenhouse Square Tree Lighting Ceremony in Philadelphia
- Thursday, December 3rd – Vittoria Woodill will be also be on site at the East Passyunk Annual Tree Lighting Party
- Friday, December 4th – Kate Bilo will host the LOVE Park Tree Lighting
- Sunday, December 6th – Jim Donovan wraps up the week with the South Street Headhouse Tree Lighting
- Look for the CBS 3 Toy Mobile to be on site collecting toys.
Toy Drop Off Locations:
• CBS 3 / The CW Philly 57 / KYW Newsradio 1060 studios at 1555 Hamilton Street in Philadelphia
• 98.1 WOGL, SportsRadio 94WIP and Talk Radio 1210 WPHT studios at 400 Market Street in Philadelphia
• 92.5XTU and 96.5 AMP Radio studios at 555 City Avenue in Bala Cynwyd, PA
• Salvation Army locations at: 701 North Broad Street in Philadelphia, 915 Haddon Avenue in Camden, New Jersey or 400 North Orange Street in Wilmington, Delaware
• Wilmington University New Castle campus (December 9, 12 noon – 4 only)
• Participating Ashley Furniture Home Store locations
• Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa locations – Click Here To View List Of Locations
The Philadelphia Flyers will also support the campaign by hosting a Toy Fest collection at the December 8th game against the Islanders.