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CTV and MAJIC 100’s Toy Mountain 2018

Thank you for your generosity in helping to build Toy Mountain higher than it’s ever been before!

Each year, Toy Mountain and the Salvation Army provide toys to over 20,000 children, and this year our goal is to leave no child in Ottawa without a gift to open on Christmas morning.


How can I help Toy Mountain?

As an individual:

Donate a toy: Simply purchase and donate an unwrapped toy. We distribute toys to children aged 0-12.

As a group or business organization:

Lead an At Work Santa program in your office. Gather your co-workers and simply collect new unwrapped toys as a group! Register Here to receive your At Work Santa poster.

 

Download the official At Work Santa poster (English & French) for your office to encourage the giving spirit then drop off your toys at one of our many drop-off locations around the city (listed below).

Top Toys

Download the official At Work Santa poster (English & French) for your office to encourage the giving spirit then drop off your toys at one of our many drop-off locations around the city (listed below).

  • Lego
  • Barbie
  • Disney princesses
  • Board games
  • Dc Comic toys
  • Marvel Comic toys
  • Sports equipment
  • Crafts
  • Star Wars
  • Nerf
  • Board games
  • Lego
  • Monster High
  • Activity sets
  • Remote control cars

I need toys for my children...How do I register?

If you are on Ontario Works or Ontario Disability Support Program, your worker can register you for Toy Mountain.

If you are not on OW or ODSP, please call 2-1-1. They will be able to direct you to one of the city’s Community Resource Centres or they can tell you the best place for you to register as there are many organizations that will register on your behalf.


Where can I drop off my donation?

Click on the map icons below for drop off details at each participating location.

 

Can I make a financial donation?

Yes, you can donate online here, or by clicking Donate button below.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Below are the answers to some Frequently Asked Questions. If you have a question that is not answered below, please send it to our Ottawa Toy Mountain Co-Ordinator, Marissa Bernardi.

Q: What are the ages of the children for whom toys are being collected?

A: We collect and distribute toys for boys and girls aged 0-12.

Q: What is the deadline for Toy drop-offs?

A: Toy Mountain will be collecting toys right up until Dec. 23rd.

Q: What age groups does Toy Mountain have the most trouble getting toys for?

A: Toy Mountain is typically short on toys for boys and girls in the 0-2 and 11-12 year old categories. Donations for these age groups are especially appreciated.

Q: How do my donations get to Toy Mountain? 

A: See the full list of drop off locations and their hours of operation.

Q: When should I drop off my donations? 

A: The earlier the better! Our volunteers need as much time as possible to sort and distribute the toys. See the full list of drop off locations and their hours of operation.

Q: Can I donate cash or do you only accept toys?

A: We do accept cash donations. All cash donations are accumulated and used to buy toys for the age groups that are in most need. You can also donate online here.

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If you have a question that is not answered above, please send it to our Ottawa Toy Mountain Co-Ordinator, Marissa Bernardi. and she will answer it, or connect you with someone who can!

Q: How do my donations get to Toy Mountian? 

A: We ask that you drop off your donations to one of the many drop off locations around the city. Drop off locations are listed above.

Q: When should I drop off my donations? 

A: The earlier the better! We recommend making donations no later than Monday, December 14th. Our volunteers need as much time as possible to sort and distribute the toys. We will continue to accept donations until December 23rd. Please refer to the drop off locations above as some locations will only be open certain days.

Q: Can I make a financial donation?

A: We do accept cash and cheque donations. Please make cheques out to The Salvation Army, All financial donations are accumulated and use to buy toys for the age groups that are in most need.