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East Texas shelter 1,500 toys short, needs your help

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SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas shelter needs your help gathering toys for children from low income to no income families.

East Texas Rescue Mission is collecting and distributing toys for Toys for Tots.  According to Tony Chung, the Mission's President, the group has 4,200 kids on their list expecting toys this Christmas, but the drive has come up about 1,500 toys short.

He says the children's parents are expecting to come to the mission Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (December 22-24) to pick up the toys.

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