Making Holiday Wishes Come True

Making Holiday Wishes Come True

The South Windsor Police and Fire Departments and Manchester Ambulance Service collected food and toy donations at Geissler's and Stop and Shop Supermarkets on Dec. 10, part of the annual Stuff the Truck fundraiser.

The collected food and toys will be given to families in town, ensuring a memorable holiday for all. Despite the frigid temperatures, police and fire personnel and volunteers stood fast and collected the items throughout the day outside the Ellington Street Stop and Shop and Geissler's Supermarkets down the way.

Stop and Shop put together special holiday bundles, which included unwrapped toys and nonperishable food items. Shoppers paid between $5 to $20 for the...