AM 640’s brother station Q107 and Derringer in the Morning kicked off the TTC’s annual ‘Stuff-the-Bus’ toy drive
The weekend drive began Friday when TTC CEO Andy Byford accepted donations on a bus outside the Corus Quay Building.
Six TTC buses will be set up as drop-off stops for new, unwrapped toys, which will be donated to the Canadian Centre for Abuse Awareness.
Participating Walmart stores are:
1900 Eglinton Ave. E. (at Pharmacy Ave.): Friday, Nov. 27, noon to 8 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 28, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, Nov.29, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
3132 Eglinton Ave. E. (at Markham Rd) Saturday, Nov. 28and Sunday, Nov.29, 9 a.m. to 5 a.m. both days.
799 Milner Ave. (at Morningside Ave.) Saturday, Nov. 28and Sunday, Nov.29, 9 a.m. to 5 a.m. both days.
2525 St. Clair Ave. W. (at Runnymede Rd.) on Saturday, Nov. 28 and Sunday, Nov. 29, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.
165 N Queen St. (Queensway & 427) on Saturday, Nov. 28 and Sunday, Nov. 29, 9 a.m. to 5 a.m. both days.
TTC bus operator Kevin Kane and a team of volunteers have been conducting Stuff-the-Bus holiday toy drives since 2007.
Last year’s more than 500 families received gifts as a result of the drive.
This year, the group hopes to raise more than $70,000 worth of donations.
The toy drive has collected approximately $300,000 worth of toys since it first started eight years ago.