Toy Drive Benefiting Childrens Hospital of Chicago

toy driveJoin XSport Fitness in our collection for Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Donate a new, unwrapped, unopened toy by Tuesday, December 16th at any Chicagoland XSport Fitness. Please help brighten a child’s holiday.

Wish List for Children’s Hospital

New Children’s books are always welcome for children of all ages!

Infants (0–18 Months)

  • Rattles (wrist, O’Ball balls and rattles)
  • Teething rings
  • WubbaNub Pacifier Toy
  • Music boxes, musical radios
  • Peaceful Aquariums
  • Cloud B-sound Machine Animals
  • Shape sorters, Stacking Rings, Cubes, Cups
  • Taggie Blankets and Toys
  • Books – cardboard or vinyl – English/Spanish
  • Baby blocks, Duplo
  • Interlocking Foam Floor Tiles/Mats

Toddler/Preschool (18 months–4 years)

  • Cause-effect toys
    (make sound, light up or move with child’s action)
  • One piece infant/toddler toys (musical, light up, sound)
  • Play medical kits
  • Peaceful Aquariums
  • Books – English/Spanish, pop-up books, recordable books
  • See’n’Say
  • Musical toys, instruments
  • Musical floor mats
  • Small “Little People” sets
  • Thomas wooden railway (trains only!)
  • Play food and kitchen toys
  • Plastic animals (farm, wild etc.)
  • Puzzles of 10 pieces or fewer
  • Blocks – Duplos, Megablocks
  • Linking toys
  • Bubble tumblers (non-spill)

Adolescents (13 years & up)

  • Gift cards: iTunes, Apple store,, Target, Best Buy
  • Earbud headphones
  • IPods, iPads
  • Books – English/Spanish/Braille
  • Magazines (teen, fashion, sports)
  • Hand-held game units
  • Playing cards
  • Lego kits – Bionicles
  • Nerf basketball hoops
  • Make-up starter kits
  • Nail polish
  • Toiletries (nail care, brushes, combs, pins)
  • Back packs, tote bags, coin purses
  • Key chains
  • Model kits/science project kits — challenging
  • Jewelry kits
  • Drawing Journals
  • Artist Quality Art Materials
  • Fun Duck Tape
  • Picture frames
  • Sports paraphernalia — t-shirts, cups, posters
  • Stress squeeze balls
  • Nonviolent; movies for teens

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