Kosair Charities® announces Holiday Donation Drive

Making the Holidays Brighter for Kentucky and Southern Indiana’s Kids

The stories of Kosair Kids® are heartwarming, but they all have one thing in common – the love of toys, books, and bikes. Kosair Charities is excited to kick off their “Holiday Toy Drive” officially on Wednesday, November 22.

This donation-based program enables the community of Louisville and southern Indiana to giveKosairHolidayWishlist back to Kosair Kids® by simply donating a new book or toy valued between $15-$20.

This year’s wish list includes the following:

  • Art Supplies
  • Board Games
  • Chapter books
  • Legos
  • Barbies
  • Superheroes

Please note: Toys must be brand new in a box and unwrapped; books should be for all reading levels up to 8th grade.

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Kosair Charities Corporate Kite Club member, Park Community Credit Union is officially kicking off the “Holiday Toy Drive” with the purchase of toys and books to donate on Wednesday, November 22, at 9:30 a.m. at Target in Middletown, 12975 Shelbyville Road.

“Park Community Credit Union values giving back to the community. On November 22nd, we’ll be shopping at the Middletown Target to surprise a few families with presents for the holidays. We’ll also be buying family games, coats, and stocking Kosair with items they need to spread holiday cheer this season. We love our friends at Kosair Charities, and we’re thankful for this opportunity to further their mission,” stated Ellie Yerkes, Director of Business Development at Park Community Credit Union.

How can the public and other organizations donate? If you would like to hold a toy drive at your office and need more information, or a collection bin, contact Kaitlin White at (502) 637-7696, x106 or kwhite@kosair.org.  For individuals who wish to donate, please schedule a time to drop off donations at 982 Eastern Parkway, Louisville, Kentucky, by contacting Kaitlin directly at the phone number or email address above. To make a monetary donation visit kosair.org.

 

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About Kosair Charities:  Since 1923 Kosair Charities has had one primary mission – helping children in need. Kosair Charities knows that the quality of a child’s tomorrow depends largely on the quality of health, medical treatment, and support a child receives today. Kosair Charities supports over 100 pediatric agencies in our community by donating funding for research, clinical services, health education and care every year. For more information please visit https://kosair.org or call 502.637.7696. Follow Kosair Charities on FacebookTwitter or Instagram.

 

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