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Dan Mason writes:

This was a major, major success....We had some big groups and gathered so many toys for kids around the area...we filled the Cap Center every year we did the show...

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Click on the train above to donate a toy today to the U.S. Marines!




The first Toys For Tots Concert that WPGC was involved in was on December 10, 1978 and featured Dr. Hook. The photos below were from the show at the Capital Centre in which over 30,000 toys were collected. Click on images to see enlargements.

WPGC Toys For Tots Concert
Marine collecting toys.

WPGC Toys For Tots Concert

Over 30,000 toys were collected at the show.

WPGC Toys For Tots Concert

The crowd
goes wild in anticipation.

WPGC Toys For Tots Concert

Safeway was also a sponsor.

WPGC Toys For Tots Concert

WPGC on the Jumbo Screen.

WPGC Toys For Tots Concert

Dennis Locorriere of Dr. Hook




WPGC Toys For Tots Concert Ticket Stub

The December 9, 1979 show featured Foreigner.




The December 7, 1980 show was hosted by Andy Gibb.

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WPGC Toys For Tots Concert




The December 6, 1981 show featured performances by
Rick Springfield, Juice Newton, Quarterflash & the Spinners.



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11/29/81 Toys For Tots Mention - :26 Scott Woodside


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