Toy Drive

Metropolitan Ministries - Hope is HereMetropolitan Ministries provides toys during the holiday season to over 17,000 children.  Your donations will ensure every child has a gift waiting for them under the tree.

We will deliver your donations to Metropolitan Ministries if dropped off at Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church by 11:00 AM on Sunday, December 17th.

Needed Items


  • Crib & Stroller Toys
  • Early Learning Toys
  • Strollers & Car Seats
  • Bouncers & Walkers

Ages 0-2:

  • Preschool Play Sets
  • Character Toys Building
  • Blocks Baby Dolls
  • Learning Toys/Puzzles

Ages 3-12:

  • Remote Control Cars
  • Electronic Games Arts & Crafts
  • Fashion & Baby Dolls
  • Legos & Lego Sets
  • Current DVDs

Ages 13-17:

  • Jewelry Purses Makeup
  • Hair Accessories Cologne or Perfume
  • Footballs, Basketballs or Soccer Balls Sports
  • Clothing & Hats
  • Sketch Books & Pencils
  • Journals
  • DVD & MP3 Players
  • Current DVDs

Gift Cards:

  • Best Buy,
  • Walmart
  • Target
  • Apple iTunes
  • Claire’s
  • GameStop
  • Foot Locker
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods
  • Payless ShoeSource
  • Amazon

Other Gift Ideas:

  • Bicycles/Tricycles Scooters
  • Skateboards
  • Pre-Paid Cell Phones

About Robert

Pastor Robert Shaw did not enter the ordained ministry until his third career. Prior to entering the ministry he taught Physics at Nuclear Power School and the served as the Reactor Controls Officer on a US Navy Submarine. He also worked as a Systems Engineer designing, integrating and evaluating Sonar and laser systems.