(December 9, 2016) - The Cape Coral Police Department is pleased to announce our 10th annual "Fill The Boat" Toy Drive for the 2016 holiday season.

For three days this upcoming weekend, beginning Friday, December 16th through Sunday, December 18th, the Cape Coral Police Department will be at the Wal-Mart Supercenter, located at 1619 Del Prado Blvd. from 9:00 AM-5:00 PM each day collecting toys for kids in need in Cape Coral. A Cape Coral Police Department Marine Unit boat will be on display and will serve as the drop-off/collection point.

This is the 10th straight year that the Cape Coral Police Department has run the event. Each year, almost 2,000 toys are collected for .

To donate, purchase a new, unwrapped toy and simply place it in the boat.  At the end of the drive, the toys will be taken to the Cape Coral Police Department where they are then distributed to children in need throughout Cape Coral in time for the holidays.

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CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341