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Toy Gift Appeal

Next donation period

Thursday 2 January to Wednesday 23 January 2020.

We’ll be running this project in partnership with Forest Recycling Project.

Toy Gift Appeal is a toy collection and reuse scheme, where unwanted toys are given as gifts to other children in the borough through charitable organisations and educational centres.

What you can donate?

Toys in good or excellent condition including:

  • books and other educational materials
  • jigsaw puzzles and puzzles
  • board games
  • balls
  • unopened paints and pens
  • suitable electronic and electric play items
  • suitable baby play items
  • bikes, scooters, and skateboards
  • teddies and soft toys
  • costumes (but not regular clothes)

All toys must be clean and reusable condition. Costumes must be clean, wearable and undamaged.

Where you can donate?

Residents can place their pre-loved toys in the containers provided at the following locations:

  • Stoke Newington Library, 182 Stoke Newington Church St, Stoke Newington, N16 0JL
  • Dalston CLR, James Library Dalston Lane, E8 3BQ
  • Stamford Hill, Library Portland Avenue, N16 6SB
  • Central Library, 1 Reading Lane, E8 1GQ
  • Clapton Library, Northwold Road, E5 8RA
  • Shoreditch Library, 80 Hoxton Street, N1 6LP
  • Homerton Library, Homerton High Street, E9 6AS

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Page updated on: 28 November 2019