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Salvation Army to collect toys, coats
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., volunteers will collect donations in cardboard trucks.
The Salvation Army hopes to collect toys for children up to age 14 and coats in all sizes.
These donations will be used to provide Christmas presents for about 1,950 area residents in need.