Ton of Toys Volunteer

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Ton of Toys Volunteer 2022-11-14T14:53:44-06:00

Please use the form below to volunteer for our Ton of Toys event!

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Volunteer Opportunities

Toy Pick Ups
Pick up toys from donation locations between November 23rd and December 9th (anticipated frequencies listed with locations). Transfer toys from donation boxes to the administrative offices at 734 W. Delaware St., Suite 243 between 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM any weekday from November 23rd through December 9th. All boxes must be picked up and returned to the administrative offices on Friday, December 9th by noon. Please check any location where you are willing to pick up.
Toy Sorting
At administrative offices, sort toys into boxes labeled for boys, girls, and by age ranges.
Toy Transfer to Catholic Center Gymnasium
Transfer toys to Catholic Center gymnasium from Delaware Center (trucks/vans needed).
Set Up Toys at Catholic Center Gymnasium
Set up toys in large display for WIKY photo opportunity and place other toys on pre-sorted tables.
Return Unclaimed Toys to Administrative Offices
Load up unclaimed/leftover toys at Catholic Center and return to Administrative Offices at 734 W. Delaware Street, Suite 234. 1 or 2 volunteers with pickup trucks needed.
Toy Shopping
St. Vincent de Paul receives monetary donations during the toy drive. These donations are spent on toys. Shopping can be done at the Vincentian’s convenience and would need to stay within set budgetary parameters. Vincentians would be reimbursed for purchases. Shoppers are especially needed the evenings of Tuesday, December 13th and Wednesday, December 14th to reload inventory for the following day. Toys would need to be delivered to the Catholic Center by 9:00 AM the following day (December 14th and 15th).
Shop for Toys Using Funds Collected through Online Donations
Using funds collected through online donations, after consulting with Executive Assistant Jan Shirk, shop for toys and other gifts at various retail outlets. Return purchases and receipts to administrative offices Monday through Friday between 8:30 and 5:00.

Neighbor Shopping Day Volunteers

This takes place at the Catholic Center gymnasium. Jobs include checking in registrants, accompany shoppers, collecting payment and helping with toys to shoppers’ vehicles. Arrive by 9:45 for morning shift, 12:30 for afternoon shirt, and 4:45 for evening shift.
Tuesday, December 13
Wednesday, December 14
Thursday, December 15
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