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Support BlackNLA’s 20th Annual ToyDrive

The 2023 Toy Drive will benefit the following non-profit organizations:

Heads Up Foundation – is a non-profit foundation that seeks to better the lives of at-risk youth and teens. The goal is to give urban at-risk youth the opportunity to attend college by providing book scholarships to students wishing to further their education.

To maximize the reach of potential donations, is working with southern California businesses as toy drop locations. “Our goal is to provide toys to disadvantaged and at risk children, during this holiday season”. Businesses that are participating as drop off locations will listed in an e-blast that is sent out to the community and on the web site of

We are looking for business participation, if you would like to become a drop off location or if your company would like to conduct an in-house toy drive with your employees please e-mail us at or call 323-954-8988.


Make a CASH Gift or visit our ONLINE wish lists!
  • Don’t have time to shop? Contribute to our toy drive fund with a cash gift and we will shop for you. Click Here to make your gift or contact us for venmo or cashapp.

  • Amazon Wish list: Click Here

Business Drop-Off Locations for 2023. We will be collecting toys at these locations through Friday, December 15th before noon!

2023 SUPPORTING Companies & Organizations

  • Angel City Dental Society – The Angel City Dental Society is comprised of African American Dentists in Southern California. Our membership includes both general dentists and specialists. Click here


$5, $10 or $50, you pick the amount…No gift is too small!

Questions: Contact us at

or call 323-954-8988.

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This toy drive is a grass roots effort that has been organized by BlackNLA with the help of those in the community.

Launched in March 2000, serves as a community resource center for African Americans living, working and traveling to the Los Angeles area. Visitors to the site can get information that pertains to their interests and lifestyles, share information and network. provides an online directory of information on businesses, restaurants, local organizations, healthcare professionals, music, travel opportunities, upcoming events and more.




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