Dec 2, 2012 11:01 PM by Sean Mooney
Tucson- Every holiday season Northwest Fire Charities invite the public and local businesses to Stuff the Truck events all over the city.
The goal is to provide non-perishable food, toys, and cash to families in need, donated by the community.
Sunday's event was held at the Foothills Mall. Firefighters were on hand to help stuff the truck and thank the all participants.
While another event is scheduled for December 8th, items can be dropped off at any Northwest Fire station through December 22nd.
Upcoming event and stations accepting donations:
Saturday, December 8 -Buckelew Tree Sales (SW corner of Ina and La Cholla) from 9am - 9pm
All NWFD fire stations will also be accepting food, toy and cash donations for the Holiday Assistance Program, 7 days a week, from 8am - 8pm, through Saturday, December 22. Station locations include:
Station 30 - 1520 W. Orange Grove, 85704 - near La Canada on Orange Grove
Station 31 - 4701 N. La Cholla Blvd., 85705 - near Ruthrauff on La Cholla
Station 32 - 4151 W. El Camino del Cerro, 85745 - near Silverbell on El Camino del Cerro
Station 33 - 2821 W. Ina Rd, 85741 - near Shannon on Ina
Station 34 - 8165 N. Wade Rd., 85743 - near Silverbell on Wade
Station 35 - 3220 N. Camino de Oeste, 85745 - near Sweetwater on North Camino de Oeste
Station 36 - 13475 N. Marana Main St., 85653 - near the Municipal Complex on Marana Main St.
Station 37 - 13001 N. Tortolita Rd., 85658 - near Dove Mountain and Moore Rd.
Station 38 - 8475 N. Star Grass Dr., 85742- near Camino de Oeste and Cortaro Farms Rd.
Station 39 - 12095 N. Thornydale Rd., 85653 - near Tangerine on Thornydale