Donating to Toy Loan

Toy Loan is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that relies heavily on the generosity of private corporations, individuals and special interest groups.  Please take a minute to look over the types of donations we accept.

Acceptable donated items:

  • New or gently used children’s toys, games and books.
  • New or gently used stuffed animals and dolls.
  • Educational toys and games.
  • Video games and consoles.
  • We are in need of toys for children with special needs and disabilities.
  • Corporate donations of overstock/seconds.
  • Monetary donations in any amount.


Unacceptable donated items:

  • Broken, damaged or incomplete children’s toys or games.
  • Electronics – home, personal, machinery.
  • Toy guns, whether realistic or fantasy. Any type of “violent” toys or games.
  • Any type of food items, boxed, canned or other.
  • New or used clothing – adults or children.
  • Furniture & mattresses.

All donations to the Toy Loan Program are tax deductible (please consult your tax specialist). Upon donating to the Toy Loan Program, you will be provided with a receipt complete with our tax ID number for your tax reporting purposes. Due to regulations, we are unable to affix a monetary value to donated items. We will gladly pick-up the donated items from your home, office or other location. Please contact us to schedule a free pick-up at your earliest convenience (213) 744-4344.

On behalf of the The Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services - Toy Loan Program,  Thank You!

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