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December 2019

Iona Preparatory School High School Students Teamed Up to Collect Toys for Local Head Start

Iona Preparatory School high school students teamed up with Second Chance Toys and Immaculate Heart of Mary School in Scarsdale to run a toy collection benefiting WestCOP Head Start preschool programs throughout Westchester and Putnam counties. 

The students at Iona Prep are in their junior year and select organizations to work with as part of their junior service project. The students thought that working with an elementary school would prove to be more successful since these families with younger children have the toys!

The Enclave Senior Living Community in Round Rock, TX Collects Nearly 250 Toys!

The residents at the Enclave at Round Rock Senior Living community collected and cleaned nearly 250 toys and then tagged them with inspirational messages to give away this holiday season to children living at Hope Alliance in Round Rock, Texas. 

The residents were so excited to support Second Chance Toys and have the opportunity for their generation to help another generation.  "Seeing these children happy during the holiday season is their greatest wish,” shares Round Rock Sales Director Molly Davis Nedley.

McGinn Elementary in Scotch Plains Collects over 1,000 Toys!

The families at William J. McGinn Elementary in Scotch Plains have demonstrated an outpouring of support and generosity year after year at our annual December Toy Drive with Second Chance Toys. Students and parents look forward to this annual tradition and start setting aside unneeded toys the month before the drive. It is motivating for families to know that their donations will be a Christmas gift for needy families in Union County NJ! 

Jefferson School Helps Find Second Home for Plastic Toys

Jefferson Elementary School in Roxbury Township held a used plastic toy drive for Second Chance Toys, a non-profit organization that rescues and recycles plastic toys for children in need by donating them to community organizations while keeping them out of the landfills. 

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