The Rim Country Marine Corps League Det. 928 congratulate the local community for the success of the Toys for Tots drive in the local area. Approximately 3,124 toys were obtained. Of those, 75 percent were donated to the Payson Public Safety Christmas for Kids drive to be distributed to the needy.
The remainder were distributed to local fire stations and charitable organizations for distribution to the needy and to distressed children when needed.
We would like to thank the following local business and organizations for their support: Dollar Store, Apothecary Shop, Compass Bank, Wal-Mart, Pine/Strawberry Fire Dept. American Legion/VFW, Dollar General Store, Rim Country 4 Wheelers, Bashas', Tonto/ Apache Gas Station, Aircraft Owners Pilots Association, Shepherd of the Pines, Payson Feed Store, Wells Fargo Bank, Nifty 50s Diner, Stockmen's Bank and Preferred Homecare.
To the people of Payson a Big Marine Corps "Well Done" and Semper Fi.
Barrett Chlupsa, Chairman, Toys for Tots Campaign 2006, Marine Corps League Det. 928, Payson