Light up a child’s face this Christmas…
by donating to the NIFTY GIFTY TOY DRIVE from FOX 50 and Me-TV 50.2.



While you’re out shopping, don't forget, you have until 9PM on SUNDAY, DEC 15th to drop off a new unwrapped toy in one of our big, RED gift boxes placed throughout Park West Village in Morrisville.

While you’re there, enjoy the "Magical Winter Lights" show free every night 6 to 8.

All toys collected will be donated to the

Raleigh Rescue Mission
, Durham Rescue Mission
Beacon Rescue Mission.

Park West Village is located at the corner of 54/Chapel Hill Rd. and Cary Parkway in Morrisville at:

1117 Market Center Drive, Morrisville, NC 27560

To get directions to Park West Village, click here.

Toy drop-off locations at Park West Village:

BuyBuy Baby
Omega Sports
Park West 14
Zoe's Kitchen



You can also make credit card donations
RIGHT NOW online.

All proceeds after credit card processing fees, go to the
Raleigh Rescue Mission, Durham Rescue Mission and Beacon Rescue Mission..

Click here to Donate


Beacon Rescue Mission

Beacon Rescue Mission
The Beacon Rescue Mission is a Christian non-profit organization which has been operating in Dunn, North Carolina since 1989. It is the only rescue mission in Sampson and Harnett Counties. This Ministry provides an Emergency Shelter for the Harnett and Sampson County area; helping men, women, and children who are homeless, stranded, battered, or who need to leave unsafe environments. People staying at the shelter are provided with supervised housing, food, clothing, and personal supplies and other items free of charge, giving them an opportunity to find employment, save money, and seek decent and safe homes in the community.

Durham Rescue Mission

Durham Rescue Mission
The Durham Rescue Mission is Durham, NC’s oldest and largest long-term homeless shelter, providing food, clothing, permanent supportive housing, vocational training, Biblical counseling, job placement, education, accountability and much more to broken men, women and children in Durham, Chapel Hill and Raleigh. Our doors are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They rely completely on the gifts and volunteer efforts of individuals, churches, businesses, civic groups, foundations and other organizations to provide for our homeless programs and services in the Triangle area.

Raleigh Rescue Mission

Raleigh Rescue Mission
Raleigh Rescue Mission is a Christ based organization that helps transform lives of homeless men, women and children in our community by ministering to their physical, emotional and spiritual needs.  Since 1961, Raleigh Rescue Mission has brought the hope of Jesus Christ to the homeless and hurting in our community.  The Mission provides safe long-term and emergency shelter, nourishing meals, counseling, medical care, educational opportunities, job training, on-site preschool center and more.


RALEIGH – FOX 50 and Me-TV 50.2 have launched their first ever “Nifty Gifty Toy Drive” to benefit the children and families of the Raleigh Rescue Mission, Durham Rescue Mission and Beacon Rescue Mission.

From Friday, December 6 through Sunday, December 15, you can drop off a new, unwrapped toy at our community partner site Park West Village in Morrisville. Simply look for one of the many giant gift boxes throughout the shopping center. While you’re at Park West Village, enjoy the free, nightly “Magical Winter Lights” show in front of the Park West Theater. The event includes live music, carolers, train rides and story time with Santa! Park West Village is located at the intersection of Chapel Hill Road and Cary Parkway.

You may also make a donation online now through Sunday, December 15 at Click on the “Nifty Gifty Toy Drive” link and follow the simple steps to donate online.

“Over 62,000 people are estimated to be living in poverty just in Raleigh,” said Thomas Schenck, FOX 50 & Me-TV 50.2 VP/GM “This is our way of making sure local families have the Christmas their kids deserve.”

All toys and donations will be divided up between the children and their families of the Raleigh Rescue Mission, the Durham Rescue Mission and the Beacon Rescue Mission.

To find out more about the FOX 50 and Me-TV 50.2 “Nifty Gifty Toy Drive”, please visit or contact FOX 50 Creative Services Director, Kevin Kolbe at (919) 595.5103 or




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