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Community Partners for Children Seeking Toy Donations

Toy drive continues through Dec. 14.

Community Partners for Children is currently holding its annual holiday toy drive to benefit in-need children in the Alexandria area and is reaching out to the community for help.

Donation boxes where residents can donate new, unwrapped toys have been placed at businesses and government offices across Alexandria. On Dec. 14, volunteers will pick up the donated toys. The toys will be distributed on Dec. 15 after being sorted by age group.

“When we’re wrapped up in holiday planning, it’s easy to forget what really matters,” Pat Miller, president of the local non-profit Community Partners for Children, said in a release. “If we remember the families in our community who are falling behind, and we find a way to help, it makes the season mean a great deal more.”

Drop-off boxes are located at the following places: 

  • A Show of Hands, 2301 Mount Vernon Ave.   
  • Artfully Chocolate, 2003A  Mount Vernon Ave.
  • Alexandria Bar Association, 520 King St., Suite 202
  • Alexandria City Hall/Mayor's Office, 301 King St., second floor
  • Alexandria City Hall/Human Resources, Office, 301 King St.
  • Alexandria Health Department, 4480 King St., fourth floor  
  • Alexandria INOVA Hospital, 4320 Seminary Rd.
  • Alexandria Myotherapy, Inc., 333 North Fairfax St.
  • Alexandria Public Library Branches:
    • Beatley-5005 Duke St.
    • Barrett-717 Queen St.
    • Burke-4701 Seminary Rd.
    • Duncan-2501 Commonwealth Ave.         
  • Burke & Herbert Bank Branches
    • 306 E. Monroe Ave.
    • 118 S. Fairfax St.
    • 1775 Jamieson Ave.
    • 1705 Fern St.
    • 621 King St.
    • 155 North Paxton St.
  • Carlyle Place, 2251 Eisenhower Ave.                     
  • Chinquapin Recreation Center, 3210 King St.
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church, 700 Commonwealth Ave.
  • CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union, 4875 Eisenhower Ave.
  • Congregation Agudas Achim, 2908 Valley Dr.
  • Dairy Godmother, 2310 Mt. Vernon Ave.
  • Grace Episcopal Church, 3601 Russell Rd.
  • Kassir Foundation, 6521 Arlington Blvd., Suite 502
  • Mancini's Cafe and Bakery, 1508 Mount Vernon Ave.
  • Meridian at Eisenhower Station, 2351 Eisenhower Ave.  
  • Neighborhood Pharmacy, 2204 Mount Vernon Ave.
  • Old Town Transit Shop, 1775 C Duke St.
  • Patent Trade Office FCU, 501 Dulaney St., first floor
  • Prescott Condominium Association, 1115 Cameron St.
  • Sentinel of Landmark, 6300 Stevenson Ave.
  • St. Elmo’s Coffee Pub, 2300 Mt. Vernon Ave.
  • Tempo Restaurant, 4231 Duke St.
  • The Church of St. Clement, 1701 N. Quaker Ln.
  • The CIMA Companies, Inc., 1800 N. Beauregard St., No. 100
  • The Hartford, 5285 Shawnee Rd.
  • Today's Cargo, 1102 King St.
  • Torpedo Factory, 105 North Union St.
  • Trinity United Methodist Church, 2911 Cameron Mills Rd.
  • Virginia Commerce Bank – Del Ray, 2401 Mount Vernon Ave.
  • Ultimate Results, 2305 Mount Vernon Ave.
  • Washington Speakers Bureau, 1663 Prince St.
  • Yates Automotive, 317 E. Braddock Rd.
  • Yoga In Daily Life, 2402 Mount Vernon Ave.

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