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UPDATED: West Caldwell Police Collect Donations for Hurricane Sandy Victims

Donations can be brought to old KB Toy Store on 911 Bloomfield Ave. from Sat. Nov. 10 through Mon. Nov. 19.

Updated on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 9:30 a.m. Please note clothing donations are no longer being accepted. 

The West Caldwell Police Department will be collecting donations of household items to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy.

“Please remember that many people left their homes with only the clothes they were wearing,” police said.

They will be accepting non-perishable food, new toys, pet supplies, cleaning supplies, toiletries, and all kinds of household items.

Donations can be brought to the former K-B Toys Store on 911 Bloomfield Ave. in West Caldwell, between Sears Hardware and the New York Sports Club.

Collections will be held from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. starting on Saturday Nov. 10 through Monday Nov. 19.

Cj November 13, 2012 at 03:28 PM
Great going Chief. You have a great operation going on down there. I was impressed
Patty D'Angelo November 14, 2012 at 04:12 AM
JCHS is having a clothing drive to benefit project graduation if you want to get rid of the extra clothing. They would be glad to have it. It cna be dropped of at the auditorium entrance of the school.
John Fierro November 14, 2012 at 02:50 PM
Great job WCPD you make us proud to be part of such a caring community.
Teresa Akersten November 14, 2012 at 03:05 PM
Just posted an update on the West Caldwell Police Department's hurricane donation center. More than 40 pallets have been collected so far! http://caldwells.patch.com/articles/donations-for-sandy-victims-fill-up-former-toy-store
Amy Mullen November 15, 2012 at 12:28 AM
Hi....we are a girl scout troop in MN, and our 4th graders did a toy drive. We had a huge response, so we're looking for a few places to ship them to. Lots of new and some gently used toys, games, books, etc. Please advise if there's an address we can ship to, or someone to contact to get them in the hands of the children. Thank you!

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