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Toys for Tots


Toys for Tots collection boxes are out. Nearly 100 U.S. Marine Corps Reserves Toys for Tots collection boxes are out and waiting for toys throughout Doña Ana County. From left with some of the toys collected so far are U.S. Marine PFC Sean De La Cruz, Las Cruces Toys for Tots Coordinators U.S. Marine (retired) Joe Montoya and Patty Groth and Marine Lance Cpl. Antonio Chavez. Donations of new, unwrapped toys for boys and girls ages newborn to 14 are welcome, along with cash donations so Toys for Tots can buy locally and in bulk. Soccer balls and basketballs are the most popular gift items, Groth said. Contact Groth at 575-202-6185. Visit las.cruces.nm@toysfortots.org. Send cash donations to Toys for Toys of Las Cruces c/o Rotary Club of Las Cruces, P.O. Box 1912, Las Cruces, N.M. 88004.