Well everyone its that time of year again!!! The 26th Annual Abate Toy Run will be this Sunday, October 21st at Eagle Point Park, Clinton, Rain or Shine, Line up at Noon.  Leave at 1pm.  Final stop at Paddle Wheel. 1 Toy Donation Required.

Abate has boxes at Clinton Walgreen and Dollar General stores. You can also donate at Bonnies Tap in Clinton or Large Ones in Fulton until mid November.

They will gladly take canned goods for the local pantries and mittens hats gloves and coats are ALWAYS needed. Monetary donations appreciated also. Any thing collected will be distributed locally in Clinton, Whiteside and Jackson counties.

"This is our 26th year and we have been very lucky to bring smiles to hundreds of children over the years. We appreciate all the help and donations ---please remember how lucky we are and how many unfortunate children there are out there and Donate what you can"