Toys for Tots of McLean County Toy Collection

Each year Toys for Tots of McLean County collects and distributes toys to thousands of children in need in our area.

Toys of Tots knows that no child deserves to wake up on Christmas morning without a toy under their tree and we are asking for your help this holiday season to make it special for the kids in McLean County.

WBNQ is asking our listeners to help Toys for Tots of McLean County collect donations of new, unwrapped toys for the kids in our area. With several ways and places to give, there something for everyone to participate in.

How to donate:

  • Join WBNQ at Farm & Fleet on Thursday, December 2nd from 4-6pm as we stuff the WBNQ van full of toys!
  • Visit one of the many locations in town (listed below) with donation boxes to drop off a new, unwrapped toy
  • Give a monetary donation online by CLICKING HERE
  • Visit Denny’s Doughnuts & Bakery and order a coffee cake – a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Toys for Tots of McLean County
    • Flavors: Cream Cheese Cinnamon Pecan, Caramel Pecan, Cherry, or Blueberry

In 2020, Toys for Tots of McLean County was able to distribute 16,952 toys to over 4,642 kids!

The 2021 “Nothing Stops the Claus” campaign runs November 1st through December 13th. The donation locations in Bloomington-Normal are:

Action Wellness2406 E. WashingtonBloomington
American Legion2720 E. LincolnBloomington
Artful Designs502 N. Prospect Suite 24Bloomington
Blain’s Farm & Fleet2201 W. Market St.Bloomington
Blair House1200 E. CollegeNormal
BloNo Pizza Co1304 Cross Creek Dr.Bloomington
Bloomington Downtown Development Specialist115 E. Washington Suite 302Bloomington
Bloomington Fire Dept. – Station 1310 N. Lee St.Bloomington
Bloomington Fire Dept. – Station 21911 Hamilton Rd.Bloomington
Bloomington Fire Dept. – Station 32301 E. EmpireBloomington
Bloomington Fire Dept. – Station 41705 S. Morris Ave.Bloomington
Bloomington Fire Dept. – Station 64040 E. Oakland Ave.Bloomington
Bloomington Police Dept.305 S. East St.Bloomington
Bloomington Public Library205 E. OliveBloomington
Boyle Dental1730 Bradford Ln. Suite 165ANormal
Bridgestone/Firestone OTR1600 Ft. Jesse Rd.Normal
Brookridge Heights Apartments3102 E. Hamilton Rd.Bloomington
Busey Bank1111 S. Veterans PkwyBloomington
Busey Bank2101 N. Veterans PkwyNormal
Carl’s Pro Brand1806 E. EmpireBloomington
Casey’s General Store202 E. FranklinHudson
City of Bloomington – City Hall109 E. OliveBloomington
Clay Dooley1507 E. VernonBloomington
Coldwell Banker304 N. HersheyBloomington
Dollar General1209 Towanda Ave.Bloomington
Dollar General1100 S. CottageNormal
Edward Jones Investments408 E. College Suite ANormal
Feese Homes102 E. Cemetery Ave.Chenoa
Ferrero Plant2501 Beich Rd.Bloomington
Four Seasons Club #1904 Four Seasons Rd.Bloomington
Four Seasons Club #22401 Airport Rd.Normal
Fox & Hounds Salon & Spa200 W. MonroeBloomington
Gailey Eye Clinic1008 N. MainBloomington
Health Markets202 S. Elderado Suite B2Bloomington
Heartland Comm. College – Veterans Center1500 W. Raab Rd.Normal
Hudson Fire Dept.502 N. BroadwayHudson
ISURegistrar OfficeNormal
ISUAlumni CenterNormal
ISUNelson Smith BuildingNormal
ISUUptown Crossing BuildingNormal
ISUMilner LibraryNormal
ISUFacilities ManagementNormal
ISUDegarmo Hall 3rd Floor College of EducationNormal
ISUHovey HallNormal
ISUOffice of Residential LifeNormal
Ironwood Gardens Apartments2000 N. Linden St.Normal
ISU Credit Union1309 S. CenterNormal
ISU Credit Union1408 Airport Rd.Bloomington
Jewel-Osco901 S. CottageNormal
Jewel-Osco 2103 N. Veterans PkwyNormal
Jewel-Osco 2203 E. OaklandBloomington
Kroger1550 E. CollegeNormal
L.A. Fitness2103 N. Veterans PkwyNormal
Lucca Grill116 E. MarketBloomington
McBeath Financial Services203 Landmark Suite ANormal
McLean County Clerk115 E. Washington Rm. 102Bloomington
McLean County Orthopedics2005 Jacobsen Dr.Normal
McLean County Sheriff’s Dept.104 W. FrontBloomington
Menards900 Greenbriar Dr.Normal
Monical’s Pizza718 S. ElDoradoBloomington
Monical’s Pizza2103 N. Veterans PkwyNormal
Monical’s Pizza1219 S. Main St.Normal
Moose Lodge #845614 IAA Dr.Bloomington
Normal Fire Dept. – Station 1606 S. MainNormal
Normal Fire Dept. – Station 21300 E. CollegeNormal
Normal Fire Dept. – Station 31200 E. Raab Rd.Normal
Normal Police Dept.100 E. PhoenixNormal
Orange Leaf115 Krispy Kreme Dr. Suite 4Bloomington
Pheasant Lanes804 N. HersheyBloomington
Prairieland Federal Credit Union416 N. Kays Dr.Normal
Red Raccoon Games309 N. Main St.Bloomington
Ryder Truck2001 Eagle Rd.Normal
Sam Leman (Chevy, Chrysler, BMW, Mazda, Toyota, Ford)Bloomington
Schooners810 E. GroveBloomington
Scribbles Center for Learning1415 Woodbine Rd.Bloomington
Shannon’s Five Star Restaurant1305 S. MercerBloomington
Shooter’s Lounge/Ride the Nine503 N. ProspectBloomington
Shorty’s Barber Shop205 W. North St.Normal
State Farm Agent Abby Spachman405 N. Hershey Suite 5Bloomington
State Farm Agent Jim Spachman2501 E. College Suite ANormal
State Farm Agent Mike Wehrenberg3004 GE Rd. Suite 2Bloomington
Stout Chiropractic214 S. Linden St.Normal
Team Automotive1223 S. AdelaideNormal
The Foehr Group107 S. Prospect Rd.Bloomington
The Ultimate Tan503 N. ProspectBloomington
The Ultimate Tan604 DaleNormal
The Villas of Holly Brook1815 N. Towanda Barnes Rd.Bloomington
UPS Store1701 E. Empire Suite 360Bloomington
USMC RSS Bloomington314 S. Towanda Suite 312Normal
VFW Post #4541006 E. LincolnBloomington
Walgreens1502 Ft. JesseNormal
Walgreens909 S. Main St.Bloomington
Walgreens1408 N. Main St.Bloomington
Walgreens2611 E. Oakland Ave.Bloomington
Walgreens1525 N. Veterans PkwyBloomington
Walgreens505 W. Raab Rd.Normal
Walkers Tae-Kwon-Do1301 MorrisseyBloomington
Western Tap1301 N. WesternBloomington
Windjammer Lounge2303 Stern Dr.Bloomington