There are a lot of things in the news that can upset you but when you hear about children losing out on an opportunity it really hits you hard.
Due to new company policies Amtrak will no longer be delivering toys for Toys for Tots.
Here are the new guidelines:
April 18, 2018 Guidelines for Charter Trains Operated by Amtrak effective March 28, 2018:
-Charter Trains must operate on existing Amtrak routes
-Charter Trains must not be one-time trips
-Charter Trains proposing to use Amtrak resources such as equipment and crews are subject to the availability of those Amtrak resources without impact on regularly scheduled operations
-Charter Trains must generate sufficient financial benefit for Amtrak to justify the Amtrak resources and assets
-All Charter Train terms and conditions are subject to a final written agreement signed by Amtrak and the commercial charter customer.
You can read more on this from WGY.
If you want to contact Amtrak to voice your complaint, CLICK HERE.
For more info on Toys for Tots you can CLICK HERE.