Club hOpe will collect items for Toys for Tots from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, in front of Maquoketa High School. 

The club is seeking new, unwrapped toys for the drive. 

Toys for Tots is a program, run by the United States Marine Corps Reserve, which distributes toys to children whose parents cannot afford to buy them gifts for Christmas. The program was founded in 1947 by reservist Major Bill Hendricks.