Toys for Manhattan accepts new and experienced toys and gifts for distribution to underprivileged families as Christmas presents for their families. This year the shop is located at 409 East Poyntz Avenue (former Waters True Value Hardware). Anyone may drop off donations at the shop on Tuesday and Thursday evenings through December 19 between 5 pm and 8 pm.
Other collection sites in the city accepting donations as well are:
- Riley County Police Dept, 1001 S Seth Childs Road
- McCullough Development, 210 N 4th St.
- Manhattan Fire Dept, 2000 Denison Ave.
- Orscheln’s Farm & Home Supply, 530 McCall Rd.
- O’Reilly Auto Parts, 700 Ft Riley Blvd.
- Harris Jewelry in Manhattan Town Center Mall off the food court
- Water’s True Value Hardware, 338 S Seth Child Rd
- UMB Banks, 529 Humboldt St & 2700 Anderson Ave.
- Abbott Management, 425 McCall Rd.
- Max Fitness, 3011 Anderson Ave. & 405 E Poyntz Ave.
- Healthy Fusion, 1140 Westloop Plaza
- Early Edition, 3210 Kimball Ave. & 600 S 4th St.
- Menards, 515 McCall Rd.
- Bank of the Flint Hills, 7860 E Hwy. 24
The distribution season is Saturdays, December 13 and 20 from 9 am to 1 pm and goes to those who otherwise may go without this Christmas season. You are providing a brighter holiday for less fortunate families in our community.
An ATA bus stop is accessible
A tax receipt is available upon request
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Judy Padgett – Director
2004 TIMBERCREEK DR, MANHATTAN KS 66502-8959