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Thanksgiving might be a week away but one charity is already working to give kids in our area presents on Christmas morning.

Toys for Tots in our area has already collected 4,000 toys but need much more.

Director Jay Quesenberry told 59News what items they could use the most.

"Boy toys are great. One of the things we find that we need are the teenage toys, especially toys for teenage boys. If you could drop off those toys at the Beckley Auto Mall we would greatly appreciate it," he said.

Because of your donations last year, 13,000 children in Southern West Virginia were able to wake up to a toy under their Christmas tree.