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Holiday Toy Drives 2019

Written by Bianca kirschner

Holiday Toy Drives 2019

There are a ton of places to give toys during the holiday season.‘Tis the season to give back and spread joy so check out these toy drives happening in and around Jersey City.

   

JERSEY CITY 23rd ANNUAL TOY DRIVE

Last year, over 900 children (ages 1 to 12) preregistered for the event and this year they expect even more. With that being said, please donate new unopened toys for needy children in Jersey City. The drop-off location will be at the Resident Response Center in City Hall at 280 Grove Street, Room 106, Jersey City, NJ 07302. The event is on December 13th and open to Jersey City residents.

THE 9th ANNUAL JERSEY CITY TIES HOLIDAY TOY DRIVE & HAPPY HOUR

Come on out for our 9th annual Holiday Toy Drive & Happy Hour! On Saturday, December 7 at Lucky 7 to make merry and collect holiday cheer for families in the community.

Attendees are asked to bring a new, unwrapped toy or gift card appropriate for children ages 5-14 years old, which will be distributed to members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hudson County. Please, no toy guns or Nerf guns.

You can also make a cash donation, which will be used to purchase additional toys and gift cards for the kids. Cash donations will be matched by Jersey City Ties.

6th ANNUAL DROP THE TOY HOLIDAY TOY DRIVE

The Jersey City Anti-Violence Coalition Movement will deliver toys to various organizations that serve needy families with your help. Let’s support one another while bringing a smile to some tiny faces. Saturday, December 21 at 12 PM – 3 PM.

Donations can be dropped off or picked up for your convenience.

Please call 201 589-8322 for more information.

HOPES COMMUNITY PROGRAMS TOY DRIVE

Help bring a smile to a child this holiday season!
Join HOPES Community Action Partnership, Inc. in giving back to the community with its third annual Toy Drive! Toys will be shared at the Community Game Night in December.

Two ways to donate:
Yougivegoods.com/hopescp
Purchase what you would like to
donate to the drive online!
> No drop off necessary
> Open 24/7
Drop off NEW toys at:
HOPES CAP, Inc Family Resource Center
532 Jackson Street Unit 1B,
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Monday—Friday 9:00AM-5:00PM

Collecting drop off donations until December 13, 2019
For more information contact:
Sabrina Quinones By phone: 1-855-OK-HOPES Ext. 1303 or Email: [email protected]

TOY DRIVE AT PROJECT GREENVILLE

On Dec 1st and 2nd there will be a toy bin at Project Greenville for new and unwrapped toys to be donated to a local charity. The event at Project Greenville, Winter Wonderland, will be open from 5 to 8 p.m. each night. The event will take place at Project Greenville, located at 128 Winfield Ave.

THE JERSEY CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT TOY DRIVE

The Jersey City Fire Department’s Capt. Mark V. Lee Sr. Christmas Fund Toy Drive is underway and will go until Dec. 22. They are looking for new, unwrapped toys or monetary donations. The donations can be dropped off at any firehouse throughout Jersey City.

In addition to it, the JCFD Toy Drive is including  a Pub Crawl & Mother Show at White Eagle Hall on Dec 2d and portions of all ticket sales will go to the Jersey City Fire Department Holiday Toy Drive. Ticket holders are requested to bring new toys that be collected at White Eagle Hall.

More details at: www.WhiteEagleHallJC.com

TOY DRIVE AT THE LANDMARK LOEW’S JERSEY CITY

At the Landmark Loew’s Jersey theater on Dec. 9, there will be a toy drive along with a visit from Santa. Pictures can be taken from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Pets are welcome to come for pictures from noon to 1:30 p.m. Digital pictures are $5, but are free if a child brings a new, unwrapped toy for the toy drive. The theater is located at 54 Journal Square.

YORK STREET PROJECT

Kenmare High School | St. Joseph’s Home | The Nurturing Place | St. Mary’s Residence

Helping women and children break the cycle of poverty since 1989

It’s not your traditional holiday wishes but this is what York Street Project  needs:

  • Twin bedding (dire need – we have none)
  • Pedialyte
  • adult and children cold medicines /cough medicines
  • stroller rain covers – plastic see through ones

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