Volunteers needed for our annual, community-wide Holiday Toy Giveaway. In 2015, we collected new toys and monies allowing us to distribute approximately 6000 toys to 2200 children from 825 needy families. We anticipate an increase in numbers this year. Donations and volunteers are invaluable to the Elgin Holiday Toy Giveaway.
Volunteer opportunities for Wednesday, December 14th:
Two Set-Up shifts:
Noon to 2:00pm
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Volunteer opportunities for Thursday, December 15th:
Five shifts for registration, sorting, table stocking, and shopper assistants:
8:30am to 11:30am (nearly full)
11:00am to 1:30pm
1:00pm to 3:30pm (nearly full)
3:00pm to 5:30pm
5:00pm to 7:00pm (includes clean-up)
For more information on the Elgin Holiday Toy Giveaway, and to register for volunteer shifts, please visit our website at https://elgintoygiveaway.org. Donation information is also available on the site.
- Cross-cultural Communication
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- 2 hour - 2.5 hour shifts
- Bilingual Spanish is a high priority!