This Saturday, the Brookfield Police Department will be holding their 4th annual 'Stuff A Cruiser' Toy Drive at Candlewood Lake Plaze in Brookfield.

Just stop by the plaza (The one with the big Raymour & Flanigan store) at 14 Candlewood Lake Road this Saturday, December 8 from 10 am to 4 pm, and drop off a new or unwrapped toy. All toys collected will be donated to the Yale New Haven Children's Hospital. Your donated toys help make every child’s visit to the Yale New Haven Children's Hospital as comforting and enjoyable as possible.

Throughout the year, they accept toy donations for children of all ages, which they distribute to patients around the holidays, and all during the year. Some of the highlights of this years 'Stuff A Cruiser' Toy Drive will include:

  • KICKS 105.5 and the KICKS Road Crew on site providing the music
  • Santa Claus will be at Raymour @ Flanigan’s store front from 1PM- 2PM, handing out hot chocolate and taking pictures.
  • Raymore & Flanigan has also gifted (2) $100 gift cards that we will be raffling away. To enter in a chance to win, all you need to do is drop off one toy on Saturday and you’ll be given a ticket.
  • Candlewood Coffee will be serving up fresh roasted coffee
  • Urban Street Pizza will be dishing out fresh slices to anyone who comes out and donates!
  • Chick-fil-A will be handing out chocolate chip cookies

If you can't stop by on Saturday, you can drop off toys at the Brookfield Police Department, they are open 24/7 and have a toy drop box in the their lobby. Cash donations will also be accepted in lieu of toys. Some gift suggestions include:

  • Bibs
  • CD's of Lullabies
  • Boy/Girl Infant Cloths
  • Sippy Cups
  • Large Lego's
  • Hand Held Toys
  • Puzzles
  • Play-Doh
  • Matchbox Cars
  • Fisher Price/Play Skool Toys
  • DVD's (Rated G)
  • Children's Books
  • Board Games
  • Action Figures
  • Princess Toys