CHICAGO - Dec. 23, 2013 // PRNewswire // - Charter Fitness collected over 3,500 toys during its 7th Annual Toy Drive that ran from December 1 through 20, 2013. New, unwrapped toys were collected at participating Charter Fitness locations and will benefit local children through organizations such as Toys for Tots, The Salvation Army, and local Children's Hospitals.
"The generosity of Charter Fitness' members during this year's toy drive was exceptional. It's a joy to help make the holidays a little better for children in our local communities," said Dan Collins, Charter Fitness' Director of Sales.
Since its inception, Charter Fitness' Toy Drive has collected over 26,500 toys for children in need.
Based in Orland Park, IL, Charter Fitness Franchising LLC is a health club franchise with over 40 locations. Charter Fitness health clubs offer members a clean, comfortable and convenient workout experience with best-in-class fitness equipment for as low as $10 per month. The Company is now the largest health club business in the Chicago, IL metropolitan area, and expects to hire 200 employees over the coming months. Charter Fitness strongly believes in community involvement and is a member of the International Health Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA). For franchising information or to find a club near you, visit http://www.CharterFitness.com
SOURCE Charter Fitness