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Toy Drives Around Dallas Fort Worth

where to drop off your new, unwrapped toy donations around town

Toy drives are a great way to teach your kids the importance of giving back. So take your little ones, make your way to the mall and grab a few gifts to donate to make the season brighter for some local families.

To help you find the right spot to drop off those gifts, we’ve rounded up some toy drives around Dallas Fort Worth. Check out our list!

Editor’s Note: Don’t see a drop-off site near you? Check the links at the bottom of the page to see more Toys for Tots and Angel Tree locations.

COLLIN Toy Drives

Murphy Fire Station // Murphy
When Nov. 16–Dec. 6, 8am–8pm, and during City of Murphy’s Trail of Lights Dec. 4–5, 6–9pm (look for the lit-up firetrucks near City Hall)
Donate at Murphy Fire Station, 206 N. Murphy Road
Asking for New, unwrapped gifts for boys and girls

WFAA’s Santa’s Helpers – Drive-Thru // McKinney
When Dec. 10, 5­–8pm
Donate at Historic Downtown McKinney, 111 N. Tennessee St.
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for infants through teens; Virtual toy donations available through WFAA’s Santa Helpers wish list.

Watters Creek at Montgomery Farms // Allen
When Nov. 23–Dec. 13; Monday–Friday 10am–9pm, Sunday noon–6pm
Donate at Watters Creek, 970 Garden Park Dr. at the Concierge+ Lounge, Market Street Grocery and The Lofts Leasing Office
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for all ages

DALLAS Toy Drives

Community Partners of Dallas // Dallas
When Dec. 2–Dec. 6, 9am–3pm; Dec. 7, 9am–1pm; Virtual donations accepted through Dec. 11 at 5pm
Where Peacock Alley Outlet, 2050 Postal Way
Asking for New, unwrapped gifts for all ages

WFAA’s Santa’s Helpers – Drive-Thru // Dallas
When Dec. 17, 5–10:30pm
Donate at WFAA Victory Park Studios, 3030 Olive St. (Northwest corner of Houston and Olive)
Asking for
New, unwrapped toys for infants through teens; Virtual toy donations available through WFAA’s Santa Helpers wish list.

Operation Toy Drive at The Warren Center // Richardson
When Nov. 4–Dec. 1; Monday–Friday, 8am–5pm
Donate at The Warren Center, 320 Custer Road
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for children ages 0–7 years old.

Rockwall Helping Hands // Rockwall
When Now through Dec. 7 at 5pm
Donate at Multiple drop-off locations in Rockwall, Heath and Fate. See list at Rockwall Helping Hands (linked above).
Asking for Gifts for all ages. Here is a detailed list of what they need.

DENTON Toy Drives

University of North Texas Toy Drive // Denton
When Nov. 21–Dec. 16 at noon
Donate at Drop-off locations on campus, 1155 Union Circle #311277
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for all ages

Irving Police and Fire Blue Christmas // Irving
When Nov. 2, starts at 8:30am
Donate at Mosaic Walmart Toy Drive, 4100 W. Airport Freeway or on their website (linked above). They also have AmazonSmile and PayPal set up for virtual donations.
Asking for
Monetary, non-perishable food items and new unwrapped toys from birth to 17 years of age. Visit their website for a detailed list of what they’re looking for.

Santa Cops // Flower Mound
When Accepting donations through Dec. 4
Donate at their Donation Kiosk at Flower Mound Police Department, 4150 Kirkpatrick Lane
Asking for Due to COVID-19, they are not accepting toys. Flower Mound PD is instead asking for: checks (made out to FMCPAAA), Visa or equivalent gift cards and gift cards to Dick’s Sporting Goods, Academy Sports and Outdoors, Target, Best Buy or Kohl’s.

WFAA’s Santa’s Helpers // Frisco
When Dec. 4, 6–8pm
Donate at Frisco Fire Safety Town, 8601 Gary Burns Drive
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for infants through teens; Virtual toy donations available through WFAA’s Santa Helpers wish list.

TARRANT

buybuy BABY // Multiple locations
When Now through Dec. 12, 10am–6pm
Asking for Unwrapped toys

WFAA’s Santa’s Helpers – Drive-Thru // Arlington
When Dec. 8,  5–8pm
Donate at Don Davis Auto Group, 1903 N. Collins St.
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for infants through teens; Virtual toy donations available through WFAA’s Santa Helpers wish list.

Santa Cops // Grapevine
When Dec. 2, 6–9pm for Silent Auction and Toy Drive Event
Donate at Santa Shoppe, 1217 W. SH 114, Suite 112
Asking for Unwrapped toys and cash. For cash donations, donate at the Public Safety Building or the Community Outreach Center. To volunteer to wrap presents, visit their website here.

WFAA’s Santa’s Helpers – Drive-Thru // Fort Worth
When Dec. 15, 5–8pm
Donate at Montgomery Plaza, 2600 W. 7th St.
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for infants through teens; Virtual toy donations available through WFAA’s Santa Helpers wish list.

Southlake Toys for Tots // Southlake
When Dec. 7, 5:30–10:30pm
Donate at Southlake Town Square, 1400 Main St.
Asking for New, unwrapped toys

VIRTUAL Toy Drive DONATIONS

Community Partners of Dallas // Dallas
When now through Dec. 11 at 5pm
Donate at Website linked above
Asking for Virtual toy donations for the Moody Foundation

“Holiday of Hope” Virtual Toy Drive // Dallas
When Now through Dec. 11
Donate at Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center’s Amazon Wishlist, host your own toy drive or make a monetary donation.
Asking for New, unwrapped toys for kids of all ages.

Denton Holiday Lighting Festival // Denton
When Dec. 6, 5:30–9:30pm
Donate at Denton Holiday Lighting website (linked above)
Asking for Virtual toy donations to benefit Elves Shelves

2020 Virtual Gift Drive // Tarrant County
When Now through Dec. 24
Donate at SafeHaven Tarrant County’s Amazon Wishlist
Asking for donations for all ages from their Amazon Wishlist for families in transitional housing and emergency shelters. The center is also accepting mail-in gift cards.


For all Fort Worth and Dallas Toys for Tots locations, click here.
For all Collin County Toys for Tots locations, click here.
For all Denton County Toys for Tots locations, click here.
For all Salvation Army Angel Tree locations, click here.

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