Toys For Tots

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Boomer & Carton: Shaq-A-Claus Spreads Some Holiday Cheer

After paying Boomer and Craig a visit a few weeks back, the mountain of a man that is Shaquille O’Neal found himself in the Allstate Studio once again Tuesday morning.

WFAN–12/09/2014

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Santa Claus Makes Early Toy Pickup At Long Island Mall

It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but Santa Claus made an early appearance on Long Island Wednesday.

11/12/2014

Toys collected in Huntington/file (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Toys For Tots Kicks Off Season Of Giving

Toys for Tots is the largest holiday toy drive program in the nation.

10/27/2014

Young Toys for Tots donor makes a cookie at  FAO Schwarz on Dec. 6, 2013 (Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

FAO Schwarz Helps To Bring Magic Of Holidays To Children

The store is also hosting a special event Friday to help drum up as many cash and toy donations as possible.

12/06/2013

Shaquille O'Neal, portraying "Shaq-A-Claus,'' helps out the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation at the Toys R Us in Times Square on Nov. 14, 2011 (credit: Elaine C. Mantikas/1010 WINS)

Shaquille O’Neal Lends Helping Hand To Toys For Tots

Before teaming up with Toys “R” Us and the Marines, the former NBA star said he spent nearly 20 years buying gifts for thousands of children on his own.

11/14/2011

Toys on display at Oheka Castle for the kick-off of the Marines Toys for Tots campaign on Nov. 3, 2011. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Marines Kick Off Toys For Tots Program On Long Island

Retired Major Chuck Kilbride said last year they collected about a half million toys in Nassau County alone.

11/03/2011

Some of the toys collected Tuesday in Huntington (Photo/Mona Rivera)

‘Toys For Tots’ Gets Off To Early Start On Long Island

Nassau and Suffolk County officials joined members of the U.S. Marine Corps to kick off the program at Oheka Castle in Huntington.

10/26/2010