The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) applauds the generosity of MasterPieces Puzzle Company for their recent large-scale donation of just over $117,000 worth of jigsaw puzzles to TIF’s Toy Bank. Contributed during the annual Summer Toy Drive, the 5,788 playthings will bring joy, comfort and learning to children in need through toys and play.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) is seeking toys for infants, toddlers and teens for an early fall toy distribution at Langley Air Force Base in Virginia.
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Pediatric cancer patients and children facing other illnesses living at Ronald McDonald House New York were treated to a “Wacky Hat”-themed evening of play hosted by the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) on July 22nd.
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More than 500 Kansas City-area foster children were gifted with brand new toys and games on Saturday, July 19th, during a fun-filled event hosted by the Toy Industry Foundation to benefit the National CASA Association, Jackson County CASA and CASA of Johnson & Wyandotte Counties. An additional 4,500 children in Greater Kansas City will receive new playthings on special occasions and holidays throughout the year thanks to a generous donation from the Toy Industry Foundation.
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As the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) approaches the mid-way point of its 2014 Summer Toy Drive, companies are encouraged to donate toys, games and other playthings to benefit children in need – and help TIF reach a significant milestone: $100 million in donations since The Toy Bank was founded in 2003.
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On July 22nd, pediatric cancer patients living at the Ronald McDonald House of New York City will be treated to a special toy giveaway and dinner party hosted by the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF). The Toy Bank is currently seeking donations for this event; toys, games and crafts in quantities of 50 to 100 pieces are needed for kids of all ages – from newborns to teens.
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More than 400 local foster children living in Benton, Washington, Madison and Carroll counties were gifted with brand new toys yesterday (June 19) during a fun-filled afternoon hosted by the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) and The National CASA Association for CASA of Northwest Arkansas. An additional 800 children will receive new playthings throughout the year on special occasions and holidays thanks to continued support from TIF.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) is reminding Toy Industry Association (TIA) member companies to consider nominating children’s charities in their local communities to apply for grants of up to $10,000 each through the Play Connects program. The 2014 Play Connects grant cycle closes on Monday, June 23, 2014.
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Hundreds of children and their families living at the U.S. Coast Guard Training Center in Petaluma, CA were gifted with brand new toys and games today (June 5) during a special toy giveaway hosted by the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) and national partner Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) Military Services.
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K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers spotlighted their partnership with the Toy Industry Foundation today during their annual Women in Industry Luncheon at the Pierre Hotel in New York City. As a result of the partnership, millions of kids in need have been given a new toy to call their own.
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Bighearted toy manufacturers and retailers who participate in the Toy Industry Foundation’s (TIF) 2014 Summer Toy Drive will help the Foundation reach a major milestone – $100 million worth of toys donated to children in need since The Toy Bank was launched in 2003.
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The National Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association and the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) today packaged close to 50,000 toys for distribution to children in foster care throughout Southern California.
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On Thursday, May 1, the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) will be collecting playthings donated by generous toy companies at the close of the Time to Play Magazine (TTPM) Spring & Summer Showcase in New York City.
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he Toy Industry Foundation (TIF), the philanthropic arm of the North American toy industry, has announced that its 2013 Annual Report is now available online.
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Nearly 4,000 children and their families living on Fort Hood Military Base in Killeen, TX were gifted with brand new toys and games today during a special toy giveaway hosted by the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) and national partner Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) Military Services.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) announced today the launch of its 2014 Play Connects grant nomination process, and is calling on member companies of the Toy Industry Association (TIA) to nominate children’s charities in their local communities for grants of up to $10,000 each. The funds are meant to supporting programs and services that help improve the lives of children in need.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) will partner with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) Military Services next week to host a free toy giveaway for nearly 4,000 children living with their families at the Fort Hood, Texas Military Base. This special event will bring the joy of play to children recently affected by the Fort Hood tragedy.
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Registration is now open for the Toy Industry Foundation’s (TIF) upcoming “Play Your Part” volunteer and networking event, scheduled to take place on Friday, May 16th in Gardena, CA. The event (including lunch) will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Beverly Hills Transfer and Storage.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) announced today that more than 35,000 playthings valued at $380,000 were donated to The Toy Bank by generous toy companies at the close of the 111th American International Toy Fair.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) announced today that it will work with national partner Boys and Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) Military Services to provide the magic of toys and play to tens of thousands of children and their families living on 50 U.S. military bases throughout 2014. The first distribution of the year will take place on April 15th in Fort Hood, TX; TIF is now accepting toy donations for this important event.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) announced today that its annual “Play Your Part” volunteer event will take place on Friday, May 16 in Los Angeles, CA.
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Toy Fair exhibitors are reminded that the Toy Industry Foundation’s (TIF) largest and most important toy drive of the year will be held tomorrow, February 19 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) will be holding its largest and most significant one-day toy collection of the year on Wednesday, February 19th at the close of the 111th American International Toy Fair.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) has announced that guests of the Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards ceremony (Saturday, Feb. 15) who donate $250 or more to TIF at TOTY will be entered into an opportunity drawing to win two tickets to the largest music industry awards event of the year.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) announced today that it collected nearly 2 million toys valued at more than $12 million during its Toy Bank Holiday Toy Drive held from October to December, 2013. A total of 59 toy companies participated in the drive, including 13 companies that made their first-ever gift to the Foundation.
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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) is inviting the general public to participate in TIF’s “Show Your Love” fundraising campaign in support of children in need.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) announced today that the deadline to submit an ad for inclusion in the 2014 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards Tribute Book addendum (insert) is Tuesday, February 4th.
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The deadline to submit an ad for inclusion in the 2014 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards Tribute Book has been extended to Wednesday, January 15th.
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The Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) is reminding industry stakeholders that only one week remains to place an ad in the 2014 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards Tribute Book. The deadline to submit an ad for inclusion in the commemorative publication is Tuesday, January 14th.
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