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Toys For Tots

Toys For Tots Alachua and Tri-County

(352) 580-0176

Website

https://hialeah-fl.toysfortots.org/local-coordinator-sites/lco-sites/about-local-toys-for-tots.aspx

Service Details

Service Description

Toys for Tots Program collects new and unwrapped toys and distributes those toys as Christmas gifts to needy children in the community in which the campaign is conducted. To request a toy, single families must go to the website and follow the directions. Families must contact the list of local agencies on the website for information on their toy distribution.

Features

  • CDBG Eligible Referral
    • Yes 
  • Help Me Grow Program
    • YES 
  • Internet Information Site
    • YES 
  • Youth Program
    • YES 

Eligibility

Low income families in need of toys for the Holiday, To be eligible to receive a toy, families must be receiving financial assistance through the state: Example - WIC, Food Stamps, Social Security, Medicaid, etc and contact participating agencies directly. No phone referrals accepted.

Application Instructions

TO REQUEST TOYS FOR YOUR CHILDEN: Contact a participating organization directly and ask to be placed on their list for toys. You MUST provide your child's name, age, gender and last four digits of their SSN. To find a participating agency, go to website newberry-fl.toysfortots.org. TOYS FOR OLDER CHILDREN - We will be able to support children under 14, but please be aware that any age over 14 is more difficult to accommodate. This is while supplies last!!! Alachua Campaign: AlachuaCountyToysForTots@gmail.com or Tri-County Campaign: TriCountyToysForTots@gmail.com

TO BE LISTED AS A PARTICIPATING AGENCY. Click on the registration link on Toys for Tots website and submit via email to the following documents: 1. Signed statement of understanding (Located in the Local Documents Link) 2. Child name list /w age group breakdowns (Template in the Local Documents link) 3. Federal IRS Nonprofit Designation Letter (must have your organization EIN) (Cannot be the Florida State/Sunbiz Exemption)

LOCAL TOYS FOR TOTS CONTACT INFORMATION

Local Coordinating Officer: Mr. Bryan Chrisp - Email: tricountytoysfortots@gmail.com, Phone: 352-580-0176

TO BECOME A LOCAL TOY DROP SITE:

https://newberry-fl.toysfortots.org/local-coordinator-sites/lco-sites/request-toys.aspx

Local Campaign Dates: Please refer to the https://newberry-fl.toysfortots.org/local-coordinator-sites/lco-sites/local-dates.aspx for dates pertaining to toy applications and toy drop site locations.

Connect with us on Facebook @ AlachuaCountyTFT and TriCounty TFT

The best way to contact us is via email: Alachua Email: AlachuaCountyToysForTots@gmail.com

Tri-County Email: TriCountyToysForTots@gmail.com

General Information: (352) 580-0176 (delayed response to voicemails)

Fees

No fee.

Area Served

National

Websites

Last Update

7/10/2020

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This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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