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Must Ministries
Toy Shop

Because Hope is A Must

MUST serves almost 20,000 children a year, a heartbreaking reality in these desperate economic times. At MUST, our team of volunteers and staff members go beyond the basics to offer extra services to the children we serve each year. Christmas morning is exciting for the 4,000+ children whose parents come to shop at one of the two MUST Toy Shops. Children in Cherokee and Cobb counties receive toys, blankets, hats, scarves, gloves, underwear, socks and a family game. Thanks to thousands of donations, the Toy Shops are well stocked for each parent to make special selections for their children!

Toy Shop Registration

If you would like to participate in our Toy Shop program, please come to one of the following locations to register:

Cherokee:

MUST Ministries Canton Office: 111 Brown Industrial Pkwy, Canton, GA 30114
Monday, October 21, 2019 - Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Cobb:

MUST Ministries Marietta Office: 1407 Cobb Pkwy N, Marietta, GA 30062
Monday, October 28, 2019 - Wednesday, October 30, 2019 | 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

The following documents are required to register for Toy Shop:

  • Picture ID for the parent or guardian (i.e.- Driver's License, Passport, etc.)
  • Birth Certificate for each child

Toy Shop Locations

Cherokee:
Riverstone Plaza (next to Publix) 1451 Riverstone Pkwy Canton, GA 30114

Dates:
December 3-14, 2019 (Tuesdays-Saturdays)

Cobb:
1260 Cobb Pkwy North Marietta, GA 30066

Dates:
December 3-21, 2019 (Tuesdays-Saturdays)

Times:
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays | 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Thursdays | 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.



Toy Shop and Secret Santa Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer sign up is now open!

Toy Shop Volunteer Opportunities

Donate to Toy Shop

We are accepting Toy Shop donations now through December 14, 2019

Please bring new and unwrapped items to the MUST Donation Center, 1280 Field Parkway Marietta, GA 30066, Tuesday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

You can also purchase and ship items directly to our Donation Center using our Amazon Wish List.

To designate a financial donation to Toy Shop, please click here and enter "Toy Shop" in the comment section.

Other Ways to Help

No-Sew Blankets:

Every child receives a blanket from Toy Shop. We need to collect at least 4,000 blankets each year. Please consider making no-sew blankets. They are easy to construct and are great for group projects!

For instructions on making a two piece blanket, click here.
For instructions on making a one piece blanket, click here.

Host a Gift Drive for Tweens/Teens:

The Toy Shop serves children ages 0-18, however one group that is often overlooked is the tweens/teens. Please consider hosting a gift drive for these ages. Suggested items include:

  • Makeup Kits
    Hair Dryers /Curling Irons
    Cologne/Perfume/Bath Sets
    Sports Equipment
    Purses/Wallets
    Cameras
    Karaoke Systems


  • Watches, Jewelry
    Adult coloring book/doodle book
    Headphones/earbuds
    Handheld Games
    Calculators
    Planners/Journals
    Skateboards/Scooters

Contact Toy Shop

For more information, please contact the coordinator in your area:

Cobb:
cobbholiday@mustministries.org or call 470-651-8568

Cherokee:
cherokeeholiday@mustministries.org or call 470-651-8405

All other counties:
toyshop@mustministries.org or call 404-536-3430

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