As part of our Annual Toy Drive & Resources Program serving 350 local families in need.
Area Served: Washington and Dakota County
About Us: Run by all Local Volunteers WHO CARE! We are a 501c3 non-profit with a main focus of supporting local families in need with gifts, stocking stuffers, family gifts, local resources, and HOPE. Over 1,500 local kids will be served infant up to age 18. We encourage LOCAL Toy Drives with localized giving where your donation STAYS IN YOUR AREA and serves YOUR LOCAL COMMUNITY.
WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP: After 12 years partnering with the Marines, we are no longer doing the Toys for Tots program YET OUR OWN LOCAL Toy Drive and Resources program.
LOCAL GIVING - LOCAL SPENDING - LOCAL IMPACT!
PLEASE HELP WITH HOSTING A DRIVE: Your group, school or company can choose to collect toys for ALL AGES, Toys for Teens, Stocking Stuffers or Gift Cards for the Families. Every item donated stays local and serves local families in need.
Stocking Stuffer Ideas: Stocking Stuffers suggested amount around $5.00 and could include: socks, earrings, nail polish, cards, gift cards, gloves, hats, t-shirts, blankets, more....
Main Gift Ideas: Suggested $25+ and could include: lava lamps, athletic apparel, sleeping bags, arts & craft kits, tennis racquets & balls, skate boards, sleds, bedroom decore, jewelry holders, big fuzzy blankets, board games, etc... Please see our website for a full list of ideas by age.
BOXES: We will provide you a box wrapped in Holiday Wrapping Paper and a flyer noting all of the important dates and gift ideas.
WHEN to START Collecting: You may run your Toy or Gift Card Drive anytime between November 10th and December 10th, 2020.
When to STOP Collecting: December 10, 2020
DUE DATE to Drop Off: December 11th at the Toy Shop Set up 10 am - 3 pm
Please make arrangements for drop off as we have fewer elves this year.
WHERE to Drop Off: Hope Church in Oakdale, MN (7910 15th St. N, Oakdale, MN)
Questions: After you sign up for one of the specific drives as listed below, Santa Tina will contact you. Please also See FAQ on our website www.PlaceofHopeMN.org or Email Santa Tina at [email protected]
Thank you for your support! We can't do it without you.
Toy Drive - Collect Anytime Nov 10 to Dec.10, 2020