Waukegan, IL – The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is proud to support the U.S. Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots campaign. Sheriff Mark Curran stated, "There is no greater joy than the joy of giving, especially to children. Toys for Tots accepts new, unwrapped toys suitable for children through the age of 16. Let's fill the boxes Lake County!"
New and unwrapped toys are being collected through December 8, 2018, at the following locations:
- Lake County Sheriff’s Office, 25 S Martin Luther King Jr Avenue, Waukegan
- Lake County Courthouse (Court Security), 18 N County Street, Waukegan
- Lake County Sheriff's Office, 1301 N Milwaukee Avenue, Libertyville
Ideas for pre-teens/teens: Sporting equipment, bags, balls; backpacks, cosmetics, purses, watch/wallet gif sets, bath gift sets, board games, radio control cars/trucks, hand-held electronics, skateboards/helmets, curling irons, hair straighteners, and hair dryers.
Please note the Toys for Tots campaign prefers not to accept realistic looking weapons or gifts of food.