Toy and Clothing Drive for Children

 The Boston Carmen’s Union Local 589 is partnering with the MBTA and Radio 92.9 to ask riders and the general public to “fill a bus” with new toys and clothes for local children in need.

The “Fill-A-Bus” drive MBTA bus is parked at JFK Station each day through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Or, drop off toys and clothes at these locations between the hours of 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.:

  • Wednesday, Dec 16 at Government Center
  • Thursday, Dec 17 at  Harvard Square Station
  • Friday, Dec 18 at  Charles/MGH Station

The Fill-A-Bus campaign benefits Boston area charities, including the Freedom House, Roxbury Multi-Service Center, Yawkey Boys & Girls Club of Boston, and Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.

Local 589 is involved in several holiday charity campaigns including a Toys for Troops campaign to support the men and women serving in the armed forces by assisting their families over the Holiday season.

Click here for photos related to the campaign.

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