How to Donate Toys

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Donating toys is a great way to share the usual playtime for poor unfortunate children who couldn't afford toys. Before donating your toys, do some research. This will help you find a good donation place.

Steps

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    Think about helping sick kids by donating your toys to a hospital near your area. Your toys can bring laughter and fun experienced by normal kids to the sick kids.
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    Do some research and search for a national organization to donate your toys. For example, donate to Toys for Tots.
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    Check with orphanages in your area and ask about donating toys. There are many people there who need toys (selling and giving them to the orphans). Surely, it will be gladly accepted with smiling faces.

Acceptable toys

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    Donate used toys. Toys that had been gently used and still in good condition are acceptable. Keep the instructions (if any) with the toys and keep loose parts in another box or bag.
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    Consider asking your child to donate his overabundance of toys collected at a birthday or any other holiday parties.
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    Do not donate toys that are dirty or what you might consider 'trash toys'. Throw them out. Only give away toys that can be used and are still in proper condition.
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    Give away toys that your child received doubles of at a party or any holiday occasions. It makes better donation then giving away toys that had been used.

Warnings

  • Regularly 'look through' your child's room to look for any suitable toys to donate. And if you want to donate that particular toy, make sure you ask your children first!




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