Give back to local children in need this season through Holiday Helpers

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – Join News 3 to make sure every local child has a special holiday season in the 8th year of our drive!

You can participate by dropping off toys, food and other gifts at Kroger, Southern Bank and Tropical Smoothie locations as well as Pembroke Mall through December 16.

The items will be distributed to local children living in shelters by the non profit group ForKids.

Monetary donations will also be accepted at any Southern Bank location or click here to donate online now.

Our News 3 team will be out at donation locations throughout the drive!

Here's when and where you can come see us:

  • December 4 - Kroger, Holland Road, Virginia Beach 5:30 - 9 a.m. and the Greenbrier Southern Bank 4 - 6:15 p.m.
  • December 6 - Kroger, Battlefield Blvd., Chesapeake  5:30 - 9 a.m.
  • December 7 Tropical Smoothie at Patrick Henry Mall  4 - 6:15 p.m.
  • December 11 - Kroger, Holland Road, Virginia Beach 5:30 - 9 a.m and Pembroke Mall 4 - 6:15 p.m.
  • December 13 - Kroger, Battlefield Blvd., Chesapeake  5:30 - 9 a.m. and Pembroke Mall 4 - 6:15 p.m.