Category Archives: Toy Box

Toy Fair 2019 brings over 4,000 toys for KidsOut!

Click here to visit our Facebook page for our Toy Fair 2019 gallery! KidsOut were once again thrilled to have attended the annual London Toy Fair this January as the event’s official charity partner. This year’s much anticipated “Trolley Dash” was another great success, collecting over 4,000 toys for disadvantaged children. The Toy Fair is … Continue reading Toy Fair 2019 brings over 4,000 toys for KidsOut!

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Giving Tree 2018 Exceeds All Records!

Click here for our Giving Tree 2018 gallery! 2018’s Giving Tree was the most successful ever! A record breaking 750 companies signed-up to this year’s toy appeal, with businesses and individuals from all corners of the UK ditching Secret Santa and donating brand new gifts to disadvantaged children instead. This overwhelming generosity meant KidsOut were … Continue reading Giving Tree 2018 Exceeds All Records!

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CSR Volunteers Needed in Midlands & Milton Keynes!

Are you a company in the Midlands or Milton Keynes areas? Are you looking for worthy causes to use for CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) days? KidsOut desperately needs teams of volunteers to audit toys to be distributed to disadvantaged children around the UK in 2019. KidsOut has been overwhelmed by the response to Giving Tree … Continue reading CSR Volunteers Needed in Midlands & Milton Keynes!

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KidsOut’s “Van-tastic” new addition!

We are happy to announce a new addition to the KidsOut team: our very own van! With the generous support of a £12,000 donation from VINCI Engergies UK, KidsOut has been able to purchase the new vehicle to facilitate our mission to bring fun and happiness to children around the UK. In particular, the KidsOut … Continue reading KidsOut’s “Van-tastic” new addition!

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Toy Box packing a huge success!

In the last few months KidsOut have been concentrating on our Toy Box service, whereby the charity send a box of brand new toys to every child that is relocated from refuge, and rehomed in a new area, left to start again. From the charity’s perspective, this has involved auditing, sorting and packing thousands of … Continue reading Toy Box packing a huge success!

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1200 Toy Boxes from Hasbro!

 Hasbro, one of KidsOut’s key supporters, have once again not only donated toys but packed them into Toy Boxes too! Through the Toy Box service, KidsOut send a box of brand new toys to every child when relocated from refuge. This is often a frightening, lonely time for the child, when they are once again … Continue reading 1200 Toy Boxes from Hasbro!

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They’re Not Just Volunteers; They’re M&S Volunteers

From the 13th to 17th March 2017, 70 volunteers from Marks & Spencer have kindly provided us with their support in toy auditing and packing Toy Boxes for the children we support. As well as from their London head office, volunteers also traveled from the local three counties stores including St Albans, Bedford, Aylesbury, Milton Keynes and many … Continue reading They’re Not Just Volunteers; They’re M&S Volunteers

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Terrific Toy Fair 2017

During the 24th to 26th January 2017, KidsOut once again attended at the British Toy and Hobby Association’s Toy Fair at London, Olympia. As the official charity partner for the Toy Fair since 2016, KidsOut had a stand at the three-day event among hundreds of exhibitors from the toy industry. The fair always ends with the … Continue reading Terrific Toy Fair 2017

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10,000 children to receive Christmas present

As the year draws to a close, KidsOut can proudly say that over 10,000 presents have been sent to disadvantaged children across the UK. This is largely due to the phenomenal success of this year’s Giving Tree initiative, which has seen dozens of companies across the UK ditch Secret Santa and buy gifts for disadvantaged … Continue reading 10,000 children to receive Christmas present

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A Present at Christmas

This year, over 158 refuges across the UK participated in our Present at Christmas initiative. The project involves providing each child within refuge with a Christmas present in time for the festive season. Over 3725 toys were sent out to refuges in the last two weeks, thanks to the wonderful and very kind donation from … Continue reading A Present at Christmas

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