HORSHAM families reached deep and blew away toy drive organiser, Sarah Lee for the second year in a row.
The Koala Kids Foundation Toy Drive was run on Saturday, November 20 at the Horsham Angling Club.
But "oncology mum" and organiser, Ms Lee said it was more than just dropping off toys for sick children.
"We had a really, really good turnout. It was quite an emotional day for everyone," she said.
"We had a few people turn up and their family had received help in the past from Koala Kids.
"They were quite emotional telling us their stories.
"Parents would have that important conversation with their kids about how some children won't have Christmas at home because they are sick."
One man came over the to group thinking it was a birthday event, when Ms Lee explained it was a toy drive, the man went away.
"We said it was a charity event," Ms Lee said.
"He got into his car and came back with some donations to drop off,"
A total of 27 boxes were packed to the brim with gifts for the Koala Kids Foundation.
"Way more than last year," Ms Lee said.
"It was all around a really great day."
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Ms Lee said a lot of people were happy to see the community get behind something.
"People walking would stop and congratulate us," she said.
"People were very thankful for us supporting Koala Kids and bringing it local."
Ms Lee wanted to extend her thanks to her volunteers and the community.
"The response we received was so overwhelming and we're so grateful for the support," she said.
"I'd love to thank you all for your kindness and generosity.
"A massive thank you to my beautiful volunteers for helping make the day a success, the Angling Club for donating the space and Pizzoni Removals for providing transportation of the toys to Melbourne."
Ms Lee said this will be an annual drive.
"I look forward to seeing you all next year and seeing the event grow."
Follow Ms Lee's Facebook page, Wild Sol for more information.
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