Empty your civil defense toy chests

Empty your civil defense toy chests

Virginie Messmer and Marie Moulinet-Fayet appeal for your generosity in Operation Empty the Toy Box. (©Elodie Taillade)

Solidarity operation between Choupidapisciacais trade and Yvelines Civil Defense throughout the month of October.

“We encourage parents and children to sort through their board games, books and toys and donate those in good condition that they no longer use to people who cannot afford to buy them. There is no age limit. »

Marie Moulinet-FayetOwner of Choupidou, a clothing and toy store

All will be handed over to the Civil Protection of Yvelines, which will distribute them within [ses] social events throughout the department and at our benefit events children welcome in various specialized structures”, informs Virginie Messmer, secretary of the Yvelines Civil Protection Department.

Bring merriment and look forward to Christmas

The goal is also “to think about the holidays and be able to offer a Christmas to these children who have none”, two women insist.

This Saturday, October 1st, the operation started Empty the toy box also brings together Tofopolis, a board game store in the center of Pisciac, which will be “a collection point for board games and I (Choupidou, ed.) books and toys”, specifies Marie Moulinet-Fayet, the initiator of this new partnership with the Yvelin association.

“Generous donors are expected at the store all week from October 1 to November 2, Choupidou founder details. On the opening and closing weekends of the program, two stands will be set up in front of our stores to increase the visibility of our event. »

Elodie Taillade

Empty the toy box from October 1st to November 2nd. Choupidou: 50 rue du General de Gaulle. Tofopolis: 1 rue aux Moutons

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