Windsor students load bus with toys and food for the needy

Students and staff members loaded the toys and food they collected onto a bus at L.A. Desmarais Catholic Elementary School and Santa Claus will give the gifts to needed local charities.

Nine schools in Windsor-Essex contributed to the donations.

Students and staff members loaded the toys and food they collected onto a bus at L.A. Desmarais Catholic Elementary School. (Kaitie Frasier/CBC)

The Windsor-Essex Catholic District school board held their third annual Santa's bus toy and food drive. 

Students and staff members loaded the toys and food they collected onto a bus at L.A. Desmarais Catholic Elementary School. The board said nine schools contributed to the donations.

The bus along with Santa Claus will stop at the Children's Aid Society, Drouillard Place, the Windsor Homes Coalition, and the New Song Church to give to those in need.