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January 2019

Village Montessori in MD Donates 100 Toys

We love getting thank you notes from the organiztions that benefit from your toy donations. Here's a cute one we received from the Judy Center in Montgomery, MD after they received a 100 toy donation from the Village Montessori School! 

McGinn Elementary School Amazes Yet Again

We can always count on McGinn Elementary in Scotch Plains, NJ, to make it happen. This holiday, the fourth graders cleaned 465 toys for donation. Community Coordinated Childcare, Rahway, NJ was able to distribute the beautiful good as new toys to their proud new owners!

JCC Proves Giving is Getting

The Sara Walker Nursery School at the JCC in Stamford, CT, collected gently used plastic toys for their third year in a row! This year's collection yielded 200 toys that were donated to benefit the children served by the Child Guidance Center of Mid-Fairfield.

Anne Johnson, Managing Director, who spearheaded the collection, noted, "It is never too early to get our children thinking about giving to others in need."

1-800-GOT-JUNK? and Mac Aerospace Team Up for the Holidays

Our friends at 1-800-GOT-JUNK? not only volunteer to transport large collections of toys to organizations serving children in need, but in the case of Rick Galliher, franchise partner Northern Virginia, they also collect toys as well!!

NY/NJ Kidvilles Collect 1,000 Toys

We are so grateful to Kidville, our valued supporter, for collecting toys year after year. It is wonderful to be able to depend on their various locations throughout NY and NJ to serve as drop off points for gently used plastic toys.

E*TRADE Does It Again!!

 At their third collection, E*TRADE not only amassed an amazing number of toys, but also employees volunteered to clean the toys and write uplifting messages to children in need. An E*TRADE spokesperson, commented, "These collections have brought employees together around a fun and inspiring activity." She continued, "In the end, everyone feels good because it's all about doing our part to help children and the environment."