DNREC Natural Resources Police units from Delaware State Parks, the Division of Fish & Wildlife, and the Environmental Crimes Unit have teamed up with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program to provide toys for children in local communities for the holidays.
The USMCR Toys for Tots collects new, unwrapped toys suitable for boys and girls of all ages, and distributes them as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in communities nationwide.
Toys will be accepted through Thursday, Dec. 12 at the following drop-off locations:
• All Delaware State Park offices statewide, including the Brandywine Zoo, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• Natural Resources Police office in Sussex County at 23530 Campbell Circle, Georgetown, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• Environmental Crimes Unit offices at 715 Grantham Lane, New Castle, and 97 Commerce Way, Suite 106, Dover, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
• DNREC Richardson & Robbins Building, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• Various locations and events throughout the state attended by Natural Resources Police officers.
For more information, or for the dates and locations of upcoming events where toys can be donated, contact Delaware State Parks Cpl. Andy Manning at firstname.lastname@example.org or 302-855-2113, Sgt. Brooke Mitchell at email@example.com or 302-739-9913, or PFC Rebecca Schuman at Rebecca.firstname.lastname@example.org or 302-739-9401.