Toys for Tots

Florida's Toys for Tots Christmas Train

4th Annual Toys for Tots Christmas Train

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 22, 2013 -- The Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2013 Toys for Tots Christmas Train operating between Jacksonville and Miami on Saturday, December 14, 2013.

FEC's Christmas Train offers its employees, their families, customers, and suppliers an opportunity to contribute to the Toys for Tots program in the communities along the east coast of Florida. This has become a favored tradition of FEC employees in support of the communities where they live.

In coordination with Toys for Tots, a contribution of toys will be delivered to representatives in eight Florida cities by Santa who will be on-board on the Christmas Train. Representatives of the United States Marine Corps will be on hand at each stop to receive the donated toys and distribute them to needy children in the local communities.

The Christmas Train will stop at the railroad crossings at the locations listed below.

All times are approximate

Jacksonville:
Mussels Acres Road-West
7:10 AM

St. Augustine:
San Sebastian View Crossing-East
8:10 AM

New Smyrna Beach:

Toys'R'Us Kicks off Toys for Tots Campaign

Toys"R"Us® Kicks Off Its 10th Annual Fundraising Campaign To Benefit The Marine Toys For Tots Foundation

There's #NoWishTooBig for Shaq-A-Claus, as Shaquille O'Neal Returns to Help Make Wishes Come True for Kids in Need on Christmas Morning

WAYNE, N.J., Oct. 16, 2013 -- Toys"R"Us® today announced the launch of its 10th annual nationwide fundraising campaign to benefit the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. Now through Sunday, December 8, consumers can spread holiday cheer to some of the 16 million children living in poverty in the United States by donating new, unwrapped toys in Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us® stores nationwide and online at Toysrus.com/ToysforTots. Monetary donations will also be collected through Christmas Eve.

Shaq-A-Claus Returns to Make Wishes Come True

Help Toys For Tots Via Social Media

With the Help of Celebrity Elves, Marine Toys for Tots Launches "Thank You Santa" Social Media Campaign

TRIANGLE, Va., Dec. 13, 2012 -- The Marine Toys for Tots Foundation announces the launch of "Thank You Santa", a social media campaign giving the public yet another easy way to get toys under the tree of children in need.

Now through December 26th, individuals can write a note to say Thank You Santa, for a gift that inspired them as a child or this year's favorite Christmas gift at http://www.ToysforTots.org/ThankYou or #TFTThankYou. In return, Hasbro, Inc. will donate a toy or game to Toys for Tots. This simple act of sharing a favorite gift will help Toys for Tots create a Christmas memory of hope and happiness for up to 10,000 deserving children.

Win Toys For Helping Tots with Geeks for Tots

Win Toys For Helping Tots with Geeks for Tots!

12/6/12: Geeks for Tots is back once again to promote giving this holiday season. Geeks for Tots is a contest that encourages donations to the Toys for Tots.

There are far too many kids that won't get gifts this holiday season and the Toys for Tots program is here to help. Toys for Tots takes new toys and distributes them to kids in need. To encourage donations to the Toys For Tots program, the Geeks For Tots contest is offering prizes to those who send in proof of donations to Toys for Tots.

The Prizes up for grabs are:

  • Anakin Skywalker Force FX Lightsaber from Brian's Toys
  • Gift cards to Backstage Toys
  • Gift cards to Luke's Toy Store
  • Some great figures and G.I. Joe vehicles from Will's World of Wonder
  • Lots of figures from Fantastic Plastic Toys
  • Gift cards from 80sTees.com
  • Gift certificates from Nerd Rage Toys
  • New and vintage figures from Pixel Dan
  • 30th Anniversary G.I. Joe Skytriker from Dinosaur Toy Vault
  • 1 box of Twinkies from The Robot's Pajamas

Florida East Coast Railway: Toys for Tots Christmas Train

3rd Annual Toys for Tots Christmas Train

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 26, 2012 -- The Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2012 Toys for Tots Christmas Train operating between Jacksonville and Miami on Saturday, December 8, 2012.

FEC's Christmas Train offers employees, their families, customers and suppliers an opportunity to contribute to the Toys for Tots program in the communities along the east coast of Florida. In coordination with Toys for Tots, a contribution of toys will be delivered to representatives in eight Florida cities by Santa Claus, who will ride on the Christmas Train. Representatives of the United States Marine Corps will be on hand to receive the donated toys and distribute them to needy children in the local communities.

The Christmas Train will stop at the crossings at the locations listed below. This has become a favored tradition of FEC employees in support of the communities where they live.

All times are approximate:

Jacksonville:
Mussels Acres Road
7:20 AM

St. Augustine:
Sebastian View Crossing
8:20 AM

New Smyrna Beach:
Canal St.
10:15 AM

City Point (Cocoa):

Toys'R'Us & Shaq: Toys for Tots

Toys"R"Us® Announces Annual Campaign To Benefit The Marine Toys for Tots Foundation

Shaquille O'Neal Once Again Joins the Company in Encouraging Customers to "Give Back with Shaq" by Making a Cash or Toy Donation in Toys"R"Us or Babies"R"Us Stores Nationwide or Online

Toys"R"Us Raised $4 Million for Toys for Tots

Toys"R"Us, Inc. Raises Record-Breaking $4 Million to Help Kids in Need During its Eighth Annual Toys for Tots Campaign

Joined by Superstar Shaquille O'Neal's Holiday Alter-Ego, Shaq-A-Claus, Company Helped Spread Holiday Cheer to Kids in Need with More Than 400,000 Toys Collected in "R"Us® Stores Nationwide

WAYNE, N.J., Jan. 11, 2012 -- Toys"R"Us, Inc. today announced that its eighth annual fundraising campaign to benefit the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation was its most successful to date, raising $4 million and collecting more than 400,000 toys to help make the holidays brighter for kids in need across the United States. During the nine-week campaign, Toys"R"Us® and Babies"R"Us® stores nationwide served as THE holiday giving headquarters as they collected new, unwrapped toy donations. Customers also made monetary contributions in stores and online at Toysrus.com/ToysforTots through Christmas Eve.

Syndicate content