Toys For Tots

By Dylan Wheat

Aprove by the Secretary of Defence as an  official activity of the U. S. Marine Corps and an official mission of the Marine Corps Reserve in 1995. We are an acency that give toys to family who can't afford them. Founded by Bill Hendricks in  Los Angeles, California. He had an idea to give five thousand toy to kids who needed them. 

Who We Are

The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted (TFT)




The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens.


Our Mission and Goals

Though the life span of this charady program we have donated over 494 million toys to over 230 million less fortunate children. With every toy or donate can go a long way to help us show the power of hope. With the donations over seventy-seven persent will go to the program. The rest go to  fundraising and overhead.





To help out this wonderful charity, you can ether go dotate money or toys or help out through voluteering. For toy you can go to your locole Toys for Tots program. For money or if you want to be a volunteer, you can go to their website at 

How to Help