Drive is held at the Valley View Mall parking lot in La Crosse collecting toys and monetary donations. There will be volunteers that can collect items from the drive up lane. All donators have to do is pull up to a volunteer using the lane or cone area, pop their trunk and tell them what bags/items they would like them to take for the donation. Accepting cash or check donations as well as new unwrapped toys or baby items on site. If donors would like,you may ask for a donation slip for taxes purposes.
Held with the USO Wisconsin and Retired Red Cloud Marine Corp group from Black River Falls.
USO Inc. has been a vital part of the military for over 75 years providing for the moral and welfare of our troops home and abroad. The USO mission is to keep military and their family connected to what matters most; home and country. By supporting the USO mission to meet this goal, you will be helping military in need directly get the Christmas support they need through the USO operation North Pole program at Fort McCoy. Military families in need and those that have lost a parent in the line of duty will be able to attend the program and receive the donated gifts to put under the tree this year.