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Join us for the WRTV Toy Drive benefitting children all across Central Indiana!

The WRTV Toy Drive has served tens of thousands of Hoosier families since 2001 and in 2022 the Toy Drive is on track to be our biggest year ever! WRTV has more festivities and more ways to donate to help more families than ever before! For our 22nd year we will support 8 or more recipient organizations across Central Indiana providing toys for their families in need!

Some of the organizations that we are proud to support are Grace Care Center, Urban Act Academy, Project Angel, Amp Harris Foundation, Churches in Mission, Servants Heart of Indy, Lawrence Firefighters Family Assistance Program and The Chin Community of Indiana.

Our community needs your help more than ever. You have multiple ways to give, ensuring families and children across Central Indiana will have a wonderful surprise and beautiful gifts this holiday season.

This campaign is a WRTV initiative in collaboration with the Scripps Howard Fund, a 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions to this campaign will be used to support the local Indianapolis area and are tax deductible.

Ways to Donate:

  • Donate online using the form on this page!
  • Text WRTV to 50155 to donate
  • Get your tickets to Cirque Dreams Holidaze today!
  • Get your tickets now for Cirque Dreams: Holidaze at Murat Theatre on Saturday December 3rd – Sunday December 4th. Use promo code WRTV when ordering through Live Nation they will donate $5.00 per ticket (up to 200 tickets) to the WRTV Toy Drive.
  • Donate a new, unwrapped toy when you attend either Cirque Dreams: Holidaze performance at Murat Theatre on Saturday December 3rd and get a commemorative Cirque ornament while supplies last.
  • Drop off new unwrapped toys at your local Simon Mall
  • Stop by your nearest neighborhood Simon Mall (Hamilton Town Center, Greenwood Park Mall, Fashion Mall at Keystone) on Saturday, December 10th 10AM – 2PM and donate a new, unwrapped toy and meet your favorite WRTV personalities!
  • Don't miss the Teddy Bear Toss at the Indy Fuel Hockey Game!
  • Bring a new stuffed animal to the Indy Fuel’s Teddy Bear Toss on Saturday, December 17th at 7PM, toss your bears into the air once the Fuel scores their first goal!
  • Get your tickets to Christmas Nights of Lights today!
  • WRTV Toy Drive Night at Christmas Nights of Lights at the Indiana State Fairgrounds has concluded. Thank you to everyone who came out to show their support! If you weren’t able to join us, you still have time to come out to Christmas Nights of Lights so Get your tickets now! Then be sure to stop by one of our partner Toy Drive drop off locations and donate a new unwrapped toy to help a child in need.

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Drop off new unwrapped toys at Visit Indy Locations

Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch, WRTV, Indiana Foodways Alliance and Visit Indiana are teaming up through the month of November to give back to Central Indiana and help children in need.

“The holiday season is a time to spread cheer and give back to our communities,” Crouch said. “I’m delighted to be partnering with WRTV for their annual toy drive and helping to put smiles on the faces of Hoosier children.”

Viewers who drop off a new, unwrapped toy, book or monetary donation at a qualifying location can earn a bonus check-in with the Indiana Culinary Trails Passport program and be entered to win one of three $20 gift cards for Triple XXX Family Restaurant.

The following locations will be open now through November 30th during regular business hours for gift drop off:

  • Lt. Gov. Family of Business Office
    1 N. Capitol Ave. Suite 600, Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Anderson/Madison County Visitors Bureau
    6335 S. Scatterfield Road, Anderson, IN 46013
  • Hamilton County Tourism
    37 E. Main St. Carmel, IN 46032
  • Morgan County Visitors Bureau
    466 S. Main St., Martinsville, IN 46151
Drop off new unwrapped toys at Urban Meditation

Urban Meditation will give visitors a $5 credit for every new, unwrapped toy donated in their boutique.

They’re also celebrating with more deals at their Black Friday Event November 22nd 5:30-7:30pm.

  • Urban Meditation
    8487 Union Chapel Rd, Ste. 780, Indianapolis, IN 46240
Drop off new unwrapped toys at Chicago's Pizza

Chicago’s Pizza will give visitors who donate a new, unwrapped toy a FREE order of breadsticks with their order *at participating locations:

  • Chicago's Pizza Arlington
    5920 E Stop 11 Road, Indianapolis, IN 46237
  • Chicago's Pizza Bargersville
    2 N. State Road 135, Bargersville, IN 46106
  • Chicago's Pizza Columbus
    3780 West Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus, IN 47201
  • Chicago's Pizza Fishers
    13204 Market Square Drive, Suite 102, Fishers, IN 46038
  • Chicago's Pizza Franklin
    1047 W. Jefferson St., Franklin, IN 46131
  • Chicago's Pizza Greenwood
    1280 US 31 North, Greenwood, IN 46142
  • Chicago's Pizza McCordsville
    5917 W Broadway, McCordsville, IN 46055
  • Chicago's Pizza Mooresville
    420 South Indiana Street, Mooresville, IN 46158
  • Chicago's Pizza Plainfield
    2230 Stafford Rd. Road #101, Plainfield, IN 46168
  • Chicago's Pizza Speedway
    6321 Crawfordsville Rd., Speedway, IN 46224
  • Chicago's Pizza Whiteland
    2245 Sheek Rd., Greenwood, IN 46143
  • Chicago’s Pizza Bloomington
    5621 W. State Rd. 46, Bloomington, IN 47404
Drop off new unwrapped toys at Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Donate a new, unwrapped toy when you attend either Cirque Dreams: Holidaze performance at Murat Theatre on Saturday December 3rd and get a commemorative Cirque ornament while supplies last.

  • Cirque Dreams: Holidaze at The Murat
    502 N New Jersey St, Indianapolis, IN

Donate a new, unwrapped toy during your One Hour Heating & Air service or Benjamin Franklin Plumbing service and receive $20 off your repair.


Use the map below to find a WRTV Toy Drive Partner toy drop-off location!

Most locations are accepting donations through December 9th.
The last day to donate toys in person will be December 10th at one of the WRTV Simon Mall events from 10AM-2PM.
However, we will still be accepting donations through the form on this page or by texting WRTV to 50155. Thank you again for your support!

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