The Spirit of the Christmas season is about LOVE and GIVING.
Hanukkah is commemorates the re dedication of the holy Temple in Jerusalem after the Jews' 165 B.C.E. victory over the Hellenist Syrians, and a miracle that happened in the holy Temple-a Menorah that should have burned out in 1 day, but lasted 8.
Jesus, being brought up in a Jewish house hold- would have celebrated Hanukkah.
I didn't know that until today...
However you celebrate- I wish you a joyful season of
Through the gift of a shiny new toy, the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation provides happiness and hope to disadvantaged children who might otherwise be overlooked this holiday season. Sponsor a toy and give a child recognition, confidence and a positive memory for a lifetime.
Toys for Tots is a 59-year tradition of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves and is an IRS recognized 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charity. In 2005, Toys for Tots delivered more than 18.5 million toys to over 7.4 million children. Unfortunately, with over 13 million children living in poverty, Toys for Tots needs your help more than ever to achieve our goal of delivering a toy to every child in need.
Your cash donations will help the Marines buy toys in bulk at deeply discounted prices. These cash donations allow Toys for Tots to better ensure children receive both age and gender appropriate toys. You can make a donation by clicking the Sponsor a Toy link at the top of the page. Donations are 100% tax deductible. Please also consider clicking the "Spread the Word" link after completing your donation and encourage your friends and family to support Toys for Tots.
Once you make your contribution, you will receive confirmation via e-mail. If you have any questions or problems processing your donation, please let us know - questions@TFTToyExpress.com .
Help Toys for Tots deliver a toy to every child this holiday season.