Toy and Gift Drive

Toy and Gift Drive

Help reach 1,000 local children

Event Details

Donate a toy and bring a smile to a child’s face this holiday season! Our goal is to provide to 400 local families (about 1,000 children) and we can’t do that without the support from caring individuals. See below for exact number of toys needed by age group.

ALL DROP-OFFS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Book your drop-off appointment soon before all spaces are filled.

Event Date

Dec 1st - 14th, weekdays

Drop-off Location

147 W Rose Ave, Orange 92867

Toys Still Needed

Our current needs of toys and gifts by age group.
Numbers updated weekly based on toy drop-off appointments received.
Ages<br>0-2

Ages
0-2

51
needed out of 114
Ages<br>3-5

Ages
3-5

89
needed out of 154
Ages<br>6-9

Ages
6-9

121
needed out of 209
Ages<br>10-12

Ages
10-12

59
needed out of 137
Ages<br>13-17

Ages
13-17

15
needed out of 226

Number of toys needed as of November 28, 2021

Two Ways To Give

Two Ways To Give

Drop-off by Appointment

Collect or purchase toys and gifts to
drop-off by appointment at Friendly Center. Scheduled drop-offs are Dec 1st-14th.

OR

Order Items Online

Order from our Amazon Wishlist and have shipped directly to Friendly Center: 147 W. Rose Avenue, Orange 92867

IMPORTANT GUIDELINES:

Please, no used or gently-used items. All gifts should be brand new.
Minimum toy value of $20 each
Collecting for ages 0-17
Gift Cards are welcome

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Suggested Toys and Gifts

CHILDREN TOYS

  • Infant learning toys
  • Toy cars and trucks
  • Legos
  • Arts supplies
  • Balls/sport equipment
  • Skateboards
  • Board games
  • Action Figures/Dolls
  • Craft kits
  • Remote control toys

TEEN GIFTS

  • Skateboards
  • Headphones/earbud
  • Bluetooth speakers
  • Balls/sport equipment
  • Makeup, bath/nail products
  • Flat irons, curling irons, hairdryers
  • Watches
  • Wallets
  • Target or Walmart gift cards ($25 increments)
  • Fast food gift cards
How We Distribute

How We Distribute

400 Families are registered
Parents are registered for appointments to handpick gifts for their children.
Each family also receives a bag of hygiene items and groceries.

Shop & Give

LET AMAZON DONATE FOR YOU
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Friendly Center every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the same prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price.

How to setup:

  1. Go to www.Smile.Amazon.com
  2. Sign into your Amazon account
  3. Go to “Your Account”
  4. Under Account Settings, select Change Your Charity
  5. Search for Friendly Center Inc and select​
  6. Continue to shop at www.Smile.Amazon.com everytime

Give Financially

Questions?

Please call us at (714) 771-5300 or email us at donations@friendlycenter.org.