The 2019 Toy Drive is complete for this year. Thank you to all that donated!!

Caring for Kids:  Your Local Toy Drive collaborates with local businesses, families, non-profits, churches and schools to collect NEW unwrapped toys, hats, mittens, books and monetary donations to serve children in need during the holiday season.

Hosted by Hanover Area Food Shelf, we serve children in the communities of:         Hanover, St. Michael, Albertville, northwestern Loretto and the eastern corner of Corcoran.

FAMILIES IN NEED:  To qualify to receive gifts you must fulfill the following qualifications:

  1. You must have custody of the child.
  2. Families must live in our coverage area.
  3. Children must be under the age of 18 and or be 18 while attending High School (children in college do not qualify).

REGISTRATION:  Registration in person begins during Food Shelf hours                    November 18 - December 10, 2019.

MONETARY DONATIONS: To make a tax-deductible, monetary donation to              Caring for Kids:  Your Local Toy Drive, contact the Hanover Area Food Shelf or send donations to:

Hanover Food Shelf                                                                                                        C/O Caring for Kids:  Your Local Toy Drive                                                                      11024 Church Street NE                                                                                                        PO Box 394                                                                                                                Hanover MN  55341

TOY DONATION DROP SITES:  To have a box placed at your business, please send request to

CONTACT US:  For more information about Caring for Kids:  Your Local Toy Drive please contact:

Hanover Area Food Shelf Director
Helen Skutley