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The Toy Bank
The Toy Industry Foundation collects millions of toys from toy companies and distributes them to thousands of children’s charities around the globe, with the help of our Toy Bank partner, Kids in Distressed Situations (K.I.D.S.). Together, we make play possible for families struggling in poverty, foster children, military families, kids undergoing cancer treatments, children with special needs, and many others.
Thank you CRA-Z-ART for being our exclusive 2015 Toy Bank Sponsor!
Special congrats to Cool Girls, Tent 13, the Philadelphia chapter of Variety – The Children’s Charity, and Connecticut Children's Medical Center Foundation, Inc. for being chosen by Mattel, Crazy Aaron’s Putty World, and LEGO as the winning charities to receive grants funding from our Game On! competition this past summer.
Donate Toys Now!
Manufacturers, retailers, licensors, and distributors should download our donation form (.pdf) to share the joy of play with children in need all year long.
Where Toys Go
The Toy Bank toys have made smiles for more than 19 million children in need since 2003! To see who we've impacted this year alone click here. Over the last decade, we have reached more than 1,000 charities. Check out some of the smiles from kids who received Toy Bank toys:
Charities that want to join The Toy Bank’s network to receive toys should complete the Toy Bank charity network application.
We’ve Reached a $100 Million Milestone!
In 2014, we reached a major milestone - we surpassed $100 million worth of toys donated to children in need since the Toy Bank's inception in 2003! Read more highlights here and check out the company who put us over the $100 million mark. Thank you to all of our generous supporters throughout the years - we could not have given to kids without you!