Every Christmas Birmingham City Mission provides gifts to around 3,000 children in our city. These children would otherwise not receive Christmas presents. Could you help by giving a gift for a child aged between 0-15 years? Please give new toys (unwrapped).
The following are a few ideas to help you:
Babies 0-18 months– handheld toys, feeding dishes & spoons, building cups, small soft toys(from birth), stacking & teething rings. Toys to shake, touch & feel. No hand-knitted toys.
Toddlers (under 3s)– stacking rings, wooden jigsaws, small pull along toys, shape sorters,character plates, dishes, mugs.
Boys/Girls (4-7s)– games, books, cars, trucks, dolls, jewellery.
Boys/Girls (8-10s)– games, hats, gloves, suitable toiletries, books, annuals (dated for the comingyear).
Boys: footballs, football pumps, football books (not for a specific team), rucksacks, socks, gloves,hats, games, dartboards (not metal darts), toiletries. No jigsaws please.
Girls: toiletry sets, scarves, gloves, hats, socks, bags (suitable for teenagers), make up, nail polish,jewellery (no earrings for pierced ears), jewellery boxes, games, annuals (dated for the coming year). No jigsaws please.
NO TIME FOR EXTRA SHOPPING?
Text BIRM45 £5 or BIRM45 £10 to 70070 and we’ll buy a gift on your behalf.
Thank you so much for your support.
(on behalf of the Toy-Link team)
Birmingham City Mission, The Clock Tower, 2 Langdon Street, Birmingham B9 4BP 0121 766 6603
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