The Marine Toys for Tots program is joining forces with HOPE in Lancaster, Inc. to give greater joy to the children of Lancaster County, SC!  To kick off the 2020 Campaign, HOPE partnered with the Marine Toys for Tots to program to offer additional accessibility for families to apply for toys during this holiday season.

The Lancaster County, SC Campaign launched October 1, 2020.  with applications to receive toys and donations to give toys being available online at

HOPE will be offering in-person applications Thursdays and Fridays through December 15, 2020 at 2008 Pageland Highway, Lancaster.  Applications can be completed in the safety of your car and returned to the designated mail box by the front steps.

Toys will be distributed at two locations.

  • If you have placed your application online, you will pick-up your toys at the Lancaster County Fairgrounds at the American  Legion Post 31.  You will receive a phone call with details of your pick-up date and time.
  • If you have placed your application in person at HOPE, you will receive your toys at a drive-thru distribution on December 18 between 10:00am and 12:00pm.  A make-up day will be provided as needed.

Toy donations for the Marine Toys for Tots will continue to be accepted online.  For further information regarding donating contact Tom Langston, Toys for Tots Coordinator, at 803-320-9406.

“We are excited for Lancaster Families to be able to have increased access to an amazing and heartfelt outreach.  We are confident that our partnership with the Marine Toys for Tots will continue our season of perpetual HOPE.  We look forward to being able to provide holiday cheer to the children and families in Lancaster, ” Susan Dolphin, Assistant Director of HOPE in Lancaster, Inc.

For additional information or questions contact Tom Langston at 803-320-9406.