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One way to give back this holiday season

Candy Cane Corner
Posted at 1:24 PM, Nov 15, 2023

The holidays are full of joy for many and sorrow for many others, especially those experiencing homelessness.

Les Schwab and FOX13 are partnering again this year for "Candy Cane Corner," a holiday gift program for hundreds of Utahns experiencing homelessness.

From November 6, 2023 through December 4, 2023 you can drop off donations at all Les Schwab Tire locations or text "CANDYCANE" to 50155 to make a monetary donation.

Some of the most needed items include:

  • Gift cards in $5, $10 & $25 increments (Target, Smith's, Amazon, VISA, etc.)
  • New toys (non-violent)
  • Teen hobby items such as earbuds, jewelry, card games, puzzles, arts & crafts, etc.
  • Diapers (especially sizes 4, 5, 6) & wipes
  • Full size blankets
  • Food storage container sets
  • Gift wrap, bows & tape

To make an in-person donation go to for locations or make a monetary donation online.