A Christmas toy collection will be held for children in foster care in Jefferson County through Dec. 9.

A Christmas toy collection will be held for children in foster care in Jefferson County through Dec. 9.

The event is sponsored by the Santa’s Deputies of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department and Reserve Unit in partnership with The CALL (Children of Arkansas Loved for a Lifetime,) Voices for Children, and Court Appointed Special Advocates.

On Saturday from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m., interested donors may make contributions at an event on the Walmart Supercenter parking lot, a spokesman said.

Donations of new toys, clothes, etc. will be accepted. Other drop off locations are Voices for Children office in the Donald W. Reynolds Community Services Cen ter, 211 W. Third Ave., Suite 110, or Arkansas Counseling Associates, 204 Frankie Lane at White Hall. Details: Call 718-1022 or 536-5922.