CBS North Carolina hosts annual ‘Stock the Sled’ toy drive

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – “Stock the Sled” toy drive is returning in 2016 with hopes of topping last year’s one-day total of nearly 2,000 donated toys.

On December 9, CBS North Carolina will host day-long community event of collecting thousands of toys for local children in need each holiday season.


CBS North Carolina is partnering the Capital City Clauses and NC 529 to bring toys to children through Wake County Salvation Army’s Christmas Cheer Program.

NC 529, or the North Carolina College Savings and Investment Program, is a tax-advantaged investment vehicle that allows you to save for college on behalf of a child.

For the fifth-straight year, CBS North Carolina will broadcast live from the two Stock the Sled locations between 4:30 a.m. and 11:30 p.m.

Anyone is welcome to drop off toys at the Walmarts located at:

  • 10050 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh (Brier Creek)
  • 5450 New Hope Commons Drive, Durham (I-40 Exit 270)

Toys donated
2015: 1,859
2014: 2,797
2013: 1,610
2012: 1,167

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