Thanks AZ! $399,459 raised for Op. Santa Claus

Posted at 10:34 PM, Dec 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-03 00:34:42-05

ABC15 and local iHeartRadio stations will flood the airwaves with the giving spirit on Wednesday during the Operation Santa Claus “Claus-a-Thon”!

DONATION TOTAL (as of 10 p.m.): $399,459

We hope you’ll join us and make a donation in one of three ways to help Valley families in need:

  1. Calling our phone bank at 1-855-522-1515 from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday
  2. Going to to make an online donation
  3. Donating at one of several drop off locations

You can make a donation any time through Dec. 21 at these locations:

- ABC15 Studios – 515 North 44th Street – Phoenix

- Sanderson Ford – 6400 North 51st Avenue – Glendale

- Sanderson Lincoln – 2121 West Bell Road – Phoenix

- All of The UPS Store locations across the Valley

Donations will go to this year’s charities, which are St. Mary's Food Bank AllianceRonald McDonald House Charities of Phoenix, Inc.Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center (SARRC) and Military Assistance Mission (MAM).

Are you a country music fan? We have signed guitars from Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Dierks Bently, Luke Byran, Aaron Lewis and more up for auction! Proceeds will go to Operation Santa Claus. Bid here.