Monetary Contributions

Operation Toy Train is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and your donations are tax-deductible! While donations at any price (even $5) are greatly appreciated, sponsors at the following levels will receive special listings on our sponsors page:

  • Bronze Level Sponsor - $250 to $499 in financial or material contributions

  • Silver Level Sponsor - $500 to $999 in financial or material contributions

  • Gold Level Sponsor - $1,000 to $2,499 in financial or material contributions

  • Platinum Sponsor - $2,500 or more in financial or material contributions

If you or your company are interested in making a financial contribution to the operation of our train, please click here to donate online! Alternately, we can accept checks made out to “Operation Toy Train” and mailed to the following address:

Operation Toy Train
P.O. Box 2351
Branchville, NJ 07826

Local Businesses/Organizations

Is your business or organization interested in becoming a collection point for our train? Operation Toy Train works closely with local establishments that are accessible to the public and have a location for a Toys for Tots collection box. You can view a list of our current drop-off locations by clicking here, and a full list of our corporate sponsors by clicking here! For more information on how to become one of our partners, email us at Also, if your company is considering becoming a financial sponsor, see the information in the section above!


The best way to get involved is to donate toys! View our train schedule to see where you can meet the train and drop off new toys (no wrapping paper, please!).

NOTE: Operation Toy Train does not accept new volunteers or riders for the train. Space constraints, logistics, and railroad safety regulations require us to keep the number of volunteers on the train as low as possible.

December 3, 2016 by Angeline Li

December 3, 2016 by Angeline Li