Toys for Tots

By Joshua Campbell

The United States Census Bureau revealed poverty rates in the North Texas area are lower than they have been in about 10 years, but even in the best economy, some parents struggle to provide Christmas gifts for their children. Thankfully, organizations such as Toys for Tots exist to alleviate some of these parents’ holiday stress.

According to the organization’s website, Toys for Tots, started by Marine Major Bill Hendricks, has been delivering toys to underprivileged children since 1974.

To read more, pick up a copy of the November/December issue of LiveIt magazine.