Local Toys for Tots drop-off locations

Find out where in Enumclaw, Buckley, Bonney Lake, or Sumner where you can donate new toys for kids in need.

Image courtesy Marine Toys for Tots.

Image courtesy Marine Toys for Tots.

Since the Marine Toys for Tots program started in 1947, more than 452 million toys have been given to millions of children in need around the country.

On a local level, close to a dozen businesses in Enumclaw, Buckley, Bonney Lake, and Sumner have been approved to be official Toys for Tots drop-off location.

Here’s a list of all the places where you can drop of a new, unwrapped toy, and when those places will stop collecting items so they can start to be distributed to local kids.

ENUMCLAW

• Cascade Place, 2000 Mountain View Drive

Accepting toys though Dec. 14.

• Edward Jones Investments, 2820 Griffin Ave, Suite 200

Accepting toys though Dec. 14. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.

• Expressions at Enumclaw, 2454 Cole Street

Accepting toys through Dec. 14, 2018. Doors close at 8 p.m., but access is possible 24/7 by calling 360-825-4565.

• Tama’s Crossroads 76 Station, 320 Griffin Avenue

Accepting toys through Dec. 11. Open 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

BUCKLEY

• Edward Jones Investments, 135 Jefferson St., Suite I

Accepting toys though Dec. 14. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.

BONNEY LAKE

• Whiting Holiday Lighting, 13809 Parkview Drive East

Accepting toys though Dec. 14. This is a one-day lighting event on Dec. 1 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

• Cascade Eye and Skin Centers, 10004 204th Ave East, Suite 1500

Accepting toys though Dec. 14. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

• Round Table Pizza, 21117 SR 410 East

Accepting toys though Dec. 14. Open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays, open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

SUMNER

• Fred Meyer Jewelers. 1201 Valley Avenue

Accepting toys though Dec. 14. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. all other days.

• Swift Transportation, 4720 142nd Avenue East

Accepting toys though Dec. 14. Open 24/7, call 253-891-4181.

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