World War II veteran, Thad Pollard, (left in cap) and his son Gary Pollard (right) managed to break a Toymakers of East Lake record Saturday by cutting out over 500 wooden toys on the bandsaws. Toymakers is an all volunteer organization that will make and donate over 14,000 toys to sick and needy children this year. […]
Over the past few months, we have had a number of Volunteer Days where groups of volunteers from various companies, schools, and organizations have enjoyed camaraderie while helping to make toys for sick and needy children. Thank you for helping us to bring smiles one toy at a time.
“We were grateful to have the opportunity to volunteer recently at The Toymakers of East Lake. As a pediatric nurse that works with children with special healthcare needs and with chronic conditions, I am able to see the impact The Toymakers have made at various local pediatric facilities. These children may require frequent visits to […]
Greetings All, Thought you would enjoy learning about another one of the places your toys went to in 2016. Parker McCrary and CSX are long time supporters of ToyMakers of East Lake. We are very excited that our toys were included this year on the Santa Train. Also, if you do not know about Dignity U Wear, […]
In August, 2016, parts of southern Louisiana and Mississippi were hit with record rainfall rates that caused severe flooding. Many residents had their homes flooded and lives destroyed by this storm. Randy Shoemaker, a ToyMakers volunteer since 2007, found out through his wife, Jennifer Shoemaker, that Humana, a leading health and well-being company and where […]