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12/3/2016 - Southbury Police Department Annual Toy and Gift Drive on December 3, 2016

The Southbury Police have teamed up with merchants of the Southbury Plaza to organize a toy drive to benefit children in need.

On Friday, November 25 and on Saturday, December 3, from 8 AM to 2 PM, the police officers will be in front of the Plaza’s Kmart store collecting new, unwrapped toys and gifts. Their goal is to fill their cruisers with enough toys and gifts so that every local child has presents to open on Christmas morning.

The drive will benefit the Southbury Needy Fund's 2016 Holiday Gift Program for Children.

Cash donations will also be accepted and will be used to purchase items for older children and to accommodate any special requests families may have.

The following items are needed:

  • Sheets, Blankets Comforters (all sizes)
  • Hair products items for teenage girls
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Sweatshirts & Sweatpants (Men’s & Women’s S, M, L, & XLG )
  • Sweatshirts & Sweatpants (Girls & Boys Sizes 7 through 18)
  • Athletic or tote bags for teenagers
  • Art Supplies
  • Lego’s for all ages – especially 7 and older
  • Books for all ages
  • Soccer balls, footballs, basketballs
  • Sleds
  • White Athletic Socks & Packages of Girls Socks
  • Diapers Sizes 3, 4 & 5 & Baby Wipes
  • Flashlights
  • Pj’s, children & teens

Toys can also be left off at the Southbury Police Department and Social Services.

Your donations are greatly appreciated.


Event: Southbury Police Department Annual Toy and Gift Drive
Event Date: Friday, 11/25/2016 and Saturday, 12/3/2016
Event Time: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Event Organizers: Southbury Police Department; Southbury Plaza (203-264-0780)
Event Location: Kmart Plaza, 100 Main Street North, Southbury, CT