Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Virtual Toy Drive?
Think of a traditional Toy Drive, but virtual! You are able to select a from 2 options, a large toy or a small toy and you can add it into your online cart, check out, and our Love This City team a toy on your behalf and donate it to the Charity partners. 

Why Yonge Street Mission (Toronto) and CityKidz (Hamilton)?
Yonge Street Mission (YSM) is a Christian development agency, that believes that each and every person they serve experiencing poverty in Toronto has immense value. All their resources and energy are focused on working to respond to immediate needs and help people move from surviving to thriving.

CityKidz in Hamilton is a Christian charitable organization whose purpose is to serve people and fulfill God’s call to Act Justly, Show Mercy and Offer Hope.

What items are best suited to purchase for both Yonge Street Mission (Toronto) and CityKidz (Hamilton)?
Great question! Both organizations have let us know what's on the wish list this Christmas season.

Yonge Street Mission & CityKidz Wish Lists

*This year, Yonge Street Mission and City Kidz are not accepting used or gently used toys. They would like families to have something brand new that they can call their own!

Will I get a tax receipt for my donation?
Yes, you will get a tax receipt for your donation. Tax Receipts will be issued by C3 Toronto in February 2023.

I have more questions. Who should I contact?
Of course - ask away! Feel free to contact us at or (416) 832-4344.