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Verizon Wireless Teams Up With Wichita, Kansas Radio Station To Help Brighten The Holidays For Local Children

Derby Verizon Wireless Communications Store helps Channel 96.3 FM collect toys for holiday Toy-a-Thon

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November 30, 2012

Brenda Hill
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Zoe Brown
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DERBY, KS — Verizon Wireless has teamed up with Wichita’s KZCH-FM, known as Channel 96.3, to help collect toys for the local Toys for Tots program this holiday season. Verizon Wireless Communications Store guests in Derby who donate a toy will receive a pair of tickets to the Wichita State University (WSU) men’s basketball game on January 9, 2013, when they take on the Southern Illinois University Salukis at home.  Tickets are limited.

WHAT:          
Holiday Toy-a-Thon and chance to win tickets to WSU men’s basketball game

WHEN: 
Saturday, December 1, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

WHERE:      
Verizon Wireless Communications Store, Derby
2100 N Rock Rd, Suite 100                     

VISUAL OPPORTUNITIES:  

  • Local residents at the Derby Verizon Wireless Communications Store helping local children in need by donating toys to the Toys for Tots program
  • Interviews with store managers and winners

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