Toys For Tots

Every year, several well-known and several lesser-known Twin Cities bands put out a Holidy compilation CD. This CD is given out as a thank-you at gigs throughout the area to any fans who stop by with a $10 donation or a new, unwrapped child's gift. These gifts are distributed to underprivileged children throughout the area. You can find out more about Twin Cities Toys for Tots at their home page. The national organization is at

This is the 4th year of this musical collaboration. The drive is organized by Justin Bell, and rounds up about 400 toys yearly. Some of the artists who have participated in this event are: