The Season of Hope Holiday Toy Drive collects new, unwrapped toys for children and teens in the New Jersey Counties of Sussex, Northern Warren and Northern Morris.
Toys must be new and unwrapped; advance registration is required to receive toys.
The donation of funds to purchase toys for needy children in the New Jersey Counties of Sussex, Northern Warren and Northern Morris is greatly appreciated.
Partners of the initiative include the Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency, First Hope Bank, Gravity DesignWorks, iHeartMedia, Inc., Intercar Mercedes Benz, the New Jersey Herald, Pass it Along, the Printing Center, Off Shore Marine, Selective Insurance Company of America, Service Electric Broadband Cable, Shop Rite, Sparta Train Station, Stocker Bus Company, Sussex County Chamber of Commerce, Sussex County Community College, Sussex Honda, and the United States Marine Corps Toys for Tots program.
Items can be dropped off at Project Self-Sufficiency during the months of November and December, Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m., and Fridays, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
A limited number of additional drop off sites are located throughout Sussex and Northern Warren counties; call 973-940-3500 for information.
Donations of gift wrap, ribbons, gift bags and boxes are also appreciated.
Area schools are invited to Stuff the Stocking! First place winners receive the Stuff the Stocking trophy. Those schools which place first, second and third receive monetary donations for their school activity fund.
A huge thank you to all of our donors and volunteers!
The families of Sussex and Northern Warren Counties thank you and wish you Happy Holidays!
Dolores & Jim Fernandez are serving as the Honorary Chairpersons of the 2018 Season of Hope Toy Drive. "Those individuals who donate their time, talent and treasure to making this incredible event happen can find fulfillment in their generosity "
The coveted 2019 Stuff the Stocking trophy was won by Pope John XXIII Middle School students who collected 958 new, unwrapped toys for children in Sussex and Northern Warren Counties.
Participating Schools, 2019
Allamuchy Township - Alpine Montessori - Blair Academy - Blairstown Elementary - Byram Intermediate - Byram Lakes - Clifton Lawrence - Florence Burd - Frankford Elementary - Franklin Borough - Fredon Elementary - Glen Meadows - Green Hills - Hardyston Elementary - Hardyston Middle - Hilltop Country Day School - Kittatinny Regional - Knowlton - Lafayette Elementary - Long Pond - Lounsberry Hollow - McKeown - Mountain Villa - Newton High School - North Warren Regional - Northern Hills Academy - Ogdensburg - Pope John High School - Pope John Middle School - Reverend Brown - Rolling Hills - Sandyston Walpack - Stillwater - Valley Road - Vernon High School - Wallkill Valley Regional High School - Wantage Elementary - Warren County Technical School.