Toronto police Auxiliary toy drive kicks off Saturday

The drive is on again to make the day of children, youth and families in Scarborough.

The 24th annual Toronto Police Auxiliary Toy Drive kicks off at 11 a.m. Saturday morning at 42 Division on Milner Avenue.  

The event supports some 3,000 Scarborough residents. 

Auxiliary officers from 41 and 42 Division are seeking the charitable and generous support from the community, local businesses and students from area schools to help bring in the spirit of the season and give a child in need a wonderful Christmas. 

All donations of a new unwrapped toy are welcome. Organizers are seeking toys for boys and girls of all ages. 

Donations can be dropped off at 41 Division: 2222 Eglinton Avenue East and 42 Division: 242 Milner Avenue 

Those with further questions can contact Constable Alison Burns at 416-808-4251 or