Purchase New, Unused toys to donate.
Deadline to get donations in for upcoming drops: December 10, 2020
Top Requested Items:
- Anything that bounces or squishes (Neh-Doh, stress balls, model magic, play doh, etc.)
- Action Figures (Large and Small -- Marvel, Disney, Princesses), Dinosaurs, Animals
- Barbies (large and small), Plastic Baby Dolls - All skin colors
- STEM Building Kits, Lego Kits (Duplo, classic, etc)
- Fisher Price Little People figurines and vehicles
- Hot Wheel 1-3 car packs
- Baby Items: Rattles, "Loveys," Teethers
- VTech, Baby Einstein, etc items. Small hand-held toys that light up or make noises are wonderful for distraction
- Arts and Crafts (Melissa and Doug brand, Crayola Supplies, Mess-Free Color Wonder sets, Tempura Paint, etc.), Pinwheels, Bubbles with wands attached. Tip: Craft Kits that are single use in one package work the best in the hospital setting.
- Card Games like Uno, Old Maid, Go Fish.
- Board Games like Connect 4, etc., Puzzles.
- Fleece Throw Blankets (all sizes), New Stuffed Animals
- Need additional ideas? Anything currently popular. If you have children - their favorite type of toy to play with is a good starting point for additional ideas.
- Still need more ideas? Check out Akron Children Hospital's wish list: https://www.akronchildrens.org/files/918582/file/2020-wish-list.pdf
This Holiday season we will be purchasing toys, games, comfort items, and all things BOUNCY and SQUISHY for Akron Children's Hospital, Aultman Hospital in Canton, Aultman Hospital in Massillon, and Pathway Foster. Your support and contributions will enable us to reach more children within the community.
Do you do a lot of your holiday shopping online? Considering directing your Amazon Smile contribution towards us as you do your shopping. It takes seconds to do but helps to make a difference.