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Marines Corps mission: Toys for Tots this holiday season

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WATERBURY - Several Marines were on hand in Toys"R"Us stores across Connecticut Thursday to help the company kick off its Toys for Tots campaign.

The campaign benefits the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation

All donations benefit Connecticut kids and are aimed at giving gifts to kids in need this holiday season.

Since all donated toys or money will stay within the community, it is a truly local program.

f you weren't able to get out today, there is still plenty of time to donate

The campaign runs through Sunday, December 6.

For more information on events and drop-offs across the state, click here.