The Northwest Chamber of Commerce’s Outreach Committee is organizing their 3rd Annual Holiday Toy and Toiletry Drive. The mission for this initiative is to bring joy to children and families this holiday season and raise awareness about the growing need of assistance for local families. The toy and toiletry drive will be held from Nov. 14th through Dec. 18th and will benefit the Community Crisis Center and Women of Valor, two local 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that support families who are in need of community support and empowerment.

What is Needed?

New toys, books and games for children of all ages as well as toiletries! For toiletries, the most needed products are diapers of all sizes, feminine hygiene products, toilet paper and paper towels. Additional information is available on the websites of the

Community Crisis Center ( and Women of Valor (

Where can I drop off the donations?

Toys and toiletries will be collected via drop boxes at multiple business locations throughout Baltimore County.

You can drop off donations at the following locations (in alphabetical order):

  • Celebree School of Owings Mills
  • Edward Jones Investments in Owings Mills
  • Lord Baltimore Cleaners in Glyndon
  • Pure Barre Pikesville
  • Santoni’s Marketplace in Glyndon
  • Shore United Bank in Owings Mills
  • Statements Hair Boutique in Reisterstown
  • The dela Cruz Team of Keller Williams Legacy in Towson

The list of drop off locations is growing, and additional business might have volunteered after this article went to print. For a complete list of drop off locations, visit the Northwest Chamber’s website,