Five Ways to Help Families in Need

Thank You for Helping!

Calendar-IconDecember 28, 2023

Thank You for Helping Families

We appreciate your help in collecting over 1,200 toys and sponsoring 211 families with 622 children, totaling over $117,500 in inkind!  We could not have done it without you, our amazing community!  THANK YOU!

Five Ways to Help Families Over the Holidays


#1.  Sponsor a Child or Family for the holidays. Giving Tree helps children enrolled in Child Focus programs who need extra help over the holidays including sudden loss of employment, terminal illness, grandparents raising grandchildren, parent incarceration and homelessness.  Buy clothing, food, toys and hygiene items directly from their wish list!  Please e-mail


#2.  Donate Gift Cards. Child Focus is accepting $25 and larger gift cards to Speedway, BP, Kroger, Meijer, Walmart, Target, Kohl's, JC Penney and other major retailers, for families for the 2022 Giving Tree program.  Gift cards provide flexibility for families and allow older teens to pick out items and clothing that they like.  Gift Cards can be mailed or dropped off at Child Focus 4629 Aicholtz Road, Cincinnati, OH 45244 Attn: Tara Keith now through Dec. 2nd  


#3.  Ship a Toy: Purchase from our wish list at and ship right to our door By Clicking Here.


#4.  Drop off a Toy or Host a Workplace/Neighborhood Drive. New, unwrapped toys will also be accepted at the Eastgate, Mt. Orab and Norwood Child Focus offices now through December 2, Monday through Friday.  

·         The Eastgate Office (4629 Aicholtz Road, Upper Level Cincinnati, OH 45244) is open for toy drop-off Monday through Friday 8am-4:30pm;

·         The Mt. Orab Office (710 N. High Street Mt. Orab, OH  45154) is open for toy drop-off Monday through Thursday 8am-7pm and Friday 8am-4:30pm, and 

·         The Norwood Office (4411 Montgomery Road, Suite 200 Cincinnati, OH  45212) is open for toy drop-off Monday through Thursday, 12pm-6pm.


#5.  Donate: Text CFOCUS to 50155 or give online By Clicking Here. Both options are secure.