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Annual Franklin Firefighters' Christmas Toy & Clothing Drive accepting donations

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The Franklin Firefighters’ 13th annual Christmas Toy & Clothing Drive is underway.

The gift requests of more than 300 Williamson County children can be found on the holiday fire hydrant displays outside all Franklin fire stations, FFD headquarters in Franklin City Hall (2nd Ave. side of the building at the flagpole entrance) and Macy’s in the CoolSprings Galleria. 

Stop by to select a gift request card from one of the displays, then purchase the single item requested on the card. Return new, unwrapped gifts with the card attached to a fire station, City Hall or Macy’s by Monday, Dec. 14.

The Franklin Firefighters’ Toy & Clothing Drive has provided coats, clothes, shoes and toys to thousands of children each year since 2008. The recipients are identified by representatives of the Williamson County Chapter of the Boys and Girls Club of Middle Tennessee who work with other charities to prevent duplication of efforts.

Monetary donations are also accepted at the Franklin Fire Department collection stations. Checks should be made payable to Franklin Firefighters Charities. All contributions are tax deductible. 

For more information, contact the Franklin Fire Department at (615) 791-3270 or visit www.FranklinFirefightersCharities.org.

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