Recurring Event

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Gift Donation Drop-Off

Community Events

Event Details

Patients at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital rely on the generosity of our community to brighten their hospital stay. Your donation of new, unused, unwrapped gifts helps create a comfortable, healing environment.

Gifts and toys are used by our child life team year-round for special holiday and birthday celebrations, end-of-treatment parties and to celebrate significant milestones.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to our child life department at


The health, safety, and privacy of our patients is our top priority when we accept generous gift donations.

We will happily and graciously accept items that are:

  • New with tags attached
  • In original packaging
  • Non-toxic and latex-free

Unfortunately, we cannot accept the following items :

  • Bicycles or scooters
  • Contains latex
  • Gently used
  • Gift-wrapped
  • Religious or specific to religious holidays
  • Stored or displayed for any length of time
  • Violent (i.e., guns, knives, or bows and arrows)


To help us create a safe donation drop-off for you and our staff, we have created specific time slots to select from.


November 29 – December 24

1 pm - 5 pm (30-minute time slots)


Main Entrance of Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital

Click "Select a Date" to pick a 30-minute time slot.

A confirmation will be emailed to you after you have signed up that will provide specific instructions for your drop-off including the location.

Thank you!

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Child Life Department

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