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Groom surprises bride, guests with Toys for Tots shopping spree

Newly-married Jessica Bond walked into a Kissimmee, Florida, Target store with her wedding gown on.

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She’d just had her first dance with Brad Bond at her wedding reception.

Then he announced she and all their wedding guests would be taking a break from the reception to contribute to a cause dear to their hearts: Toys for Tots.

The couple’s relationship started at a Target, shopping for Toys for Tots seven years before.

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Since then, they say it’s something they prepare for months before collection bins even pop up.

“We'll start shopping clearance toys, usually around September-October, and we just stockpile them in our garage,” said Brad Bond.

He gave each guest a $10 gift card, but many spent more than that.

The Target store manager who helped make it happen and get the wedding party through quickly also donated a cart of toys from the company.

Now, Bond says he feels certain this year’s donation will fill a 16-passenger van and Jessica Bond says she feels even more certain she’s met Mr. Right.

“I absolutely love it,” she said. “I feel like the luckiest girl in the world.”

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