• Army Reserve Soldiers, Sgt. Donishara Ross, right, and Col. Darlette Stowers, left, share a whimsical moment on Dec. 8 as they separate donated toys during the Marine Corps Reserve's annual Toys for Tots campaign.  The donated toys were distributed to Quad Cities families and children. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Sean Riley, ASC Public Affairs)

    Soldiers pitch in at Toys for Tots

    Army Reserve Soldiers, Sgt. Donishara Ross, right, and Col. Darlette Stowers, left, share a whimsical moment on Dec. 8 as they separate donated toys during the Marine Corps Reserve's annual Toys for Tots campaign. The donated toys were distributed to...

  • Army Reserve Soldiers prepare to tackle a heap of donated toys for Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program on Dec. 8. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Sean Riley, ASC Public Affairs)

    Putting the 'Merry' in Christmas

    Army Reserve Soldiers prepare to tackle a heap of donated toys for Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program on Dec. 8. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Sean Riley, ASC Public Affairs)

  • Army Reserve 2nd Lt. Kenneth Randle, far left, passes some donated toys to Marine Corps Reservists for organizing into shopping carts Dec. 8 during the USMC Reserve's annual Toys for Tots campaign.  The donated toys were distributed to Quad Cities families and children. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Sean Riley, ASC Public Affairs)

    Soldiers, Marines form one Toys for Tots team

    Army Reserve 2nd Lt. Kenneth Randle, far left, passes some donated toys to Marine Corps Reservists for organizing into shopping carts Dec. 8 during the USMC Reserve's annual Toys for Tots campaign. The donated toys were distributed to Quad Cities...

  • Sgt. Maj. Joseph Carretero, an Army Reservist, receives instructions for organizing donated Toys for Tots from a Marine before digging in to the massive task on Dec. 8. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Sean Riley, ASC Public Affairs)

    Soldiers & Marines team up at Toys for Tots

    Sgt. Maj. Joseph Carretero, an Army Reservist, receives instructions for organizing donated Toys for Tots from a Marine before digging in to the massive task on Dec. 8. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Sean Riley, ASC Public Affairs)

ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. - Army Reservists prepping to deploy as part of the Army Sustainment Command's Logistics Civil Augmentation Program took time from their pre-deployment schedule on Dec. 8 to assist the Quad Cities Toys for Tots program. Some of the Army Reserve Soldiers are deploying to logistics support units in Afghanistan and Kuwait in January. Arsenal-based Marine Reservists from General Support Maintenance Company, 4th Maintenance Battalion, 4th Marine Logistics Group, organize and manage the Quad Cities Toys for Tots.

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