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Posted on: December 1, 2023

'Season of Giving' Donation Boxes at City Hall

Share your generosity this holiday season by contributing to our Season of Giving donation drive! We welcome monetary donations, as well as new and unwrapped toys, non-perishable food, winter coats and toiletries. All donations will directly benefit local families this holiday season. 

Season of Giving Donation Drive

Where: City Hall, 11155 Robinson Drive (collection bins are located inside the front lobby).

When: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. through Dec. 13, 2023.

Partner Charities and High-Need Items:

  • ACBC Food Shelf - non-perishable food including:
    • canned tuna/chicken
    • cereal
    • pasta & rice (whole grains preferably)
    • peanut butter
    • flour, oil, sugar
    • condiments, baking ingredients, spices
    • baby food
  • Toys for Joy - toys for children 0-18 including:
    • only new, unwrapped toys
    • books, puzzles, games
    • gifts for children 12-18 years old
    • small electronics
    • gift cards
  • Alexandra House - winter coat drive
    • New or Gently Used Winter Coats
    • Kid’s 2T, 3T, and 4T
    • Adult Small and Medium
    • New Hats and Gloves for children
    • New or Gently Used Kid’s Boots (all sizes)
  • Granny's Closet - household and personal care items
    • Shampoo
    • Deodorant
    • Toothpaste
    • Toothbrushes
    • Men's razors
    • Laundry detergent
    • Dryer sheets
    • Dish soap
    • Any household cleaners

Additional Collection Sites: 

  • Coon Rapids Ice Center, 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd. (collecting toys).
  • Bunker Hills Golf Club, 12800 Bunker Prairie Rd. NW (collecting toys).
  • Coon Rapids Fire Station 1, 1460 Egret Blvd. NW (collecting toys & food).
  • Coon Rapids Fire Station 2, 1199 121st Ave. NW (collecting toys & food).
  • Coon Rapids Fire Station 3, 2831 113th Ave. NW (collecting toys & food).

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