(KFVS) - The United Way of Southeast Missouri and Walmart in Jackson will sponsor a “Fill the Truck” event Saturday and Sunday at the Walmart Supercenter in Jackson.
The truck will be at the Walmart Supercenter parking lot, located at 3051 E. Jackson Blvd., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 and from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8.
The goal is to fill the truck with toys, underwear and socks for children of all ages.
Walmart customers are invited to purchase items during their shopping trip and donate them in the parking lot.
The Christmas gifts will be distributed by the 32nd Circuit Foster/Adoptive Parent Association.
About 200 foster children in Cape Girardeau, Bollinger and Perry counties will benefit from the event.
A&A Rental, 1238 Meadowbrook Lane in Cape Girardeau, is donating the truck for the weekend.