Dearborn Clearinghouse Food Pantry

Coalition for Children's Christmas Toys


  • Request a collection barrel for your workplace, church or school beginning early November.
  • Help with interviewing and qualifying candidates before the are able to receive toys from this project. Located at The Clearinghouse in Aurora ( 411 George St) between 10 am & 1 pm on Mondays & Wednesdays, and Zion Church in Lawrenceburg on Tuesdays between 10 am & 1 pm. (Starting Nov. 6)
  • Collect and bring new, unwrapped toys and games to Coalition Center/Clearinghouse beginning November 6.  The last day to accept toys will be December 8.
  • Volunteer at the Coalition Center/ Clearinghouse beginning November 27  through December 15.
  • Sort & organize toy donations. Help box wish lists.
  • Sponsor a family.
  • Give a monetary donation for toy purchases and operations.
  • Help with toy distributions, and clean up afterward, December 20.  If you plan on attending the distribution please contact Dee Hacker at 812-926-1198 to see if there is space for volunteers.


WHERE: Dearborn County Clearinghouse Food Pantry (411 George Street, Aurora, IN)

WHEN: Early November -

Mid December, toy collection and boxing, Monday through Friday, 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M, Saturdays and Evenings by appointment only

Contact Karry Hollan

 Executive Director

 (812) 926-1198


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Help us bring the Christmas spirit to those less fortunate than ourselves. Our contact information is located at the bottom of this page. We look forward to hearing from you.

"Offering a hand up, not a handout!"