The Dolben Company, Inc. collected a grand total of 1,410 toys for Toys for Tots during the holiday season. Employees of The Dolben Company, Inc., as well as residents living in Dolben-managed communities, donated to the cause. Penacook Place and Pembroke Place, Concord, N. H., had the largest collection with a total of 290 toys; Stockbridge Court, Springfield, Mass., came in second with a total of 140 toys.
The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program collects new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and then distributes those toys as Christmas gifts to needy children. In the past eight years, Dolben has collected a total of nearly 80,000 toys.