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 […]
BY ARTHUR HARDING The Toymakers of EastLake is a Non-profit organization centered around making wooden toys for sick and underprivileged children. The time and effort put in to hand craft so many beautiful pieces for the children of our surrounding communities is second to none. Along with the effort comes the safety aspect of getting […]
The “elves” over at Toy Makers Enjoy crafting each toy That helps make things go smoother For each special girl or boy! It takes great care to turn wood blocks Into cars, boats, ducks or bunnies, With materials donated from generous places, It doesn’t cost much money! Each step taken to form each […]
Wayne Gable presented a custom drill press accessory cabinet to Toymakers of East Lake on July 2nd. The cabinet features three large drawers and is secured to the drill press support post. Wayne plans to make more of these cabinets to accompany our other drill presses. Thank you Wayne!
Today Toymakers of East Lake met with Connie Bladon and the Emergency Room staff at Florida Hospitals, Wesley Chapel, FL, to launch our relationship of providing toys for Pediatric Emergency patients. Connie says: Our mission is “to extend the healing ministry of Christ” and to heal the whole person: body, mind and spirit. This fits […]