What We Collect

Each year, Power of HOPE collects and packages the following items for our Comfort Packs and Towel Baskets.

Comfort Packs*

Power of HOPE creates Comfort Packs throughout the year and gives them out at Christmas time to Children in Need. The packs contain a pair of pyjamas, teddy bear and/or plush toy, and various essential items.

  • Pyjamas for teens and children of all sizes
  • Teddy bears (or other stuffed toy)**
  • Plush toys**
  • Socks for girls and boys of all ages
  • Underwear for girls and boys of all ages
  • Toothbrushes for children and teens
  • Toothpaste
  • Body soap
  • Clear plastic bags all sizes
  • Ribbons (for the teddy bears)

Towel Baskets*

As The Power Of Hope grows in London we will be putting together  towel baskets and donating them to the Women in Crisis at Christmas time who in turn gift to the women in need sheltering at their accommodations. The towel baskets contain various essential items to provide comfort to women in need at Christmas.

  • Bath towels for women
  • Face cloths for women
  • Bath Scrunchy
  • Toiletry items** for women
  • Toothpaste**
  • Tooth brush
  • Hair brush or comb
  • Hair scrunchies

*All items must be new. All toiletry items must be unopened. **No battery operated toys.

Contact us to arrange for pick-up or drop-off of your donation.

Want to learn more about hosting a toy drive or volunteering?

For more information about the London Chapter, to learn more about volunteering or hosting a toy drive, please contact Dan Knight by email at  london@powerofhopeontario.ca or by phone at 519-280-8633.