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Texas State Guard

"Young Heroes of the Guard"

Our mission: The Texas State Guard (TXSG) - "Young Heroes of the Guard" mission is to collect and distribute new toys to every pediatric patient at every dedicated children's hospital in Texas during the Christmas season and leave a year's worth of toys behind.

Kinds of Toys Collected: (For safety reason, we only accept new toys)

  • Coloring Books
  • Crayons
  • Stuffed Toys
  • Dolls
  • Board Games
  • Video Games
  • Lego
  • Cars & Trucks

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2016 Drop Off Locations

To find a drop off location, please select a major city near you.

  • Petro Truck stop I-40
  • Hair salon inside Petro Truck stop
  • TA Truck stop I-40
  • Whistle Stop Barber shop (Macco shopping center) Western St
  • Fountain of Health - 4151 SW 34th St
  • Southwest Bank - 45th St and Coulter St
  • Westgate Mall - Amarillo Texas
    • Chic-k-filet near food court
    • Go Calendar GO
    • Things Remembered

Five Below

  • 1201 Barbara Jordan Blvd
  • 9333 Research Blvd 100
  • 11066 Pecan Park Blvd #B06B

Peak Performers

  • 4616 Triangle Avenue

Five Below

  • 8331 State Hwy 151 #102
  • 5815 Worth Parkway #108
  • 125 NW Loop 410 #300
  • 5511 W 1604 N Suite 105

NISD Student Services

  • 5651 Grissom Road

Five Below

  • 5207 Brodie Ln

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  • 251 Creekside Crossing

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  • 19000 Limestone Commercial #120

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  • 4633 Jack Kultgen Frwy # 101

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  • 753A Highway 71
  • Hwy 71

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  • 201 University Oaks Blvd

Five Below

  • 201 E. Central Texas Exp 2130
  • WT campus
  • United supermarket

If you did not find a place to drop off your donations, please contact us and we will arrange for your donation to be picked up!

 

2016 Thermometer

 

Toys Collected

  • 2015 - 33,000
  • 2014 - 22,376
  • 2013 - 6,644
  • 2012 - 5,778
  • 2011 - 3,557
  • 2010 - 3,558
  • 2009 - 2,444

Hospitals Needing Help

  • Driscoll Children's - Corpus Christi
  • Christus Santa Rosa Children's - San Antonio
  • Methodist Children's - San Antonio
  • Children's Memorial Hermann - Houston
  • Texas Children's Hospital - Houston
  • Shriner's - Houston
  • Shriner's - Galveston
  • Covenant Children's - Lubbock
  • Univ. Med. Center Children's - Lubbock
  • The Children Hospital - Amarillo

Total hospital beds = 1617

Join TXSG

Go Texas State Guard
The mission of the Texas State Guard (TXSG) is to provide mission-ready military forces to assist state and local authorities in times of state emergencies; to conduct homeland security and community service activities under the umbrella of Defense Support to Civil Authorities; and to augment the Texas Army National Guard and Texas Air National Guard as required.

TXSG LogoThe Texas State Guard (TXSG) is one of three components of the Texas Military Forces (TXMF), operating under the command of the Adjutant General of Texas and the Governor as Commander-in-Chief of all state military forces. The TXMF includes the Texas Army National Guard and the Texas Air National Guard.

The mission of the Texas State Guard (TXSG) is to provide mission-ready military forces to assist state and local authorities in times of state emergencies; to conduct homeland security and community service activities under the umbrella of Defense Support to Civil Authorities; and to augment the Texas Army National Guard and Texas Air National Guard as required.

Headquartered at Camp Mabry in Austin, Texas, the TXSG functions as an organized state militia under the authority of Title 32 of the U.S. Code and Chapter 437 of the Texas Government Code


The TXSG Toy Drive is operated by the Texas State Guard Nonprofit Association. The Non Profit received notice from the IRS recognizing it as a 501 (c) (3). Contributions now are deductible under section 270 of the Code. The Non Profit is qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devisees, transfer or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code.