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November 28, 2014 (El Cajon)--Heartland Fire and Rescue is now collecting toys for those in need during the holidays.  Bring your new unwrapped toy to the El Cajon fire department headquarters located at 100 E. Lexington Avenue during business hours, Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and alternate Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Or, bring your toy to the live KOGO radio news broadcast of the Fire Truck/Toy Parade on Saturday, December 13, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon in the Target parking lot at 250 Broadway, in El Cajon.

Fire trucks from Heartland Fire and Rescue will be joined by other fire trucks from other East County fire stations for the parade. The fire trucks, loaded with donated toys, will be arriving at the Target parking lot at approximately 11:15 a.m. Toys will then be given to the Salvation Army volunteers for their 39th Annual East County Toy & Food Drive. 

For more information, please contact the Salvation Army at (619) 440-4683, ext. 401.

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