Community Resource

Pine County Toys for Tots

The familiar red and white boxes have been popping up in locations throughout Pine City and Pine County this week as the donation drive begins for this year’s Toys for Tots collection. As you can imagine, the need from local families is likely to be higher this year as a result of the pandemic and the volunteer team for Pine County Toys for Tots is ready to support them through your generosity.

Where can I get an application for toys?

Applications are available now from these locations and must be returned by Friday, December 11th to the location where you have picked up the form.

  • Pine Community Food Shelf in Pine City
  • Pine County Health & Human Services – Pine City or Sandstone Offices
  • Lakes & Pines CAC

Where can I donate toys?

In Pine City:
Pine City Library 
Sharper Image Salon 
Frandsen Bank
Voyager Bottle Shop
Cabin Coffee
Stearns Bank
Spire Credit Union
Anytime Fitness 
Northwoods Bank 
Dairy Queen
First Presbyterian
Pine City Family
Pine Co. Sheriff’s
Pine Technical &
Community College
Verizon Cellular Store
Three Twenty
Welia Health

In Hinckley:
Town & Country
Grand Cinema
Woodlands National
1st Lutheran Church 
Northview Bank
Tatting Methven
Funeral Home
Welia Health

In Sandstone:
Golden Horizons
Assisted Living
Ben Franklin
Methven Funeral
Pine Co. Sheriff’s

In Finlayson:
Town & Country
Northview Bank

Toy drop off locations will accept toys through December 15th

Interested in contributing locally, but would prefer to contribute a financial gift? An online donation portal is available that will give funds directly to the Pine County Toys for Tots collection.

Learn more about your Pine County Toys for Tots program online here.