annual Toys for Tots campaign will collect gifts for
less fortunate children at the UK Women's Basketball
team's game against Louisville at 7 p.m. Wednesday,
Dec. 19, in Memorial Coliseum.
18, 2001 (Lexington, Ky.) -- The
Marine Corps Reserve unit, Military Police Company
A, has once again teamed up with the University of
Kentucky Athletics Association for the 54th annual
Toys for Tots Campaign.
will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 19, when the Kentucky
women’s basketball team hosts intrastate rival Louisville
at 7 p.m. in Memorial Coliseum.
this year’s campaign, bring one new unwrapped toy
and gain free admission for two. All toys collected
will help less fortunate children throughout the Commonwealth.
also marks UK Employee Appreciation Night. All UK
employees with a valid identification card will be
adults are $5. Admission for children, ages 18 and
under, and senior citizens, 62 and over, will be $2.
Corps Reserve began the now nationwide campaign in
1947, collecting some 5,000 toys for needy children
in Los Angeles.