Apply for Assistance

We serve children in need from infancy through age 18 who live in York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc, Lincoln, Knox and Androscoggin counties. Parents or legal guardians may seek assistance by downloading, printing and filling out the 2020 Toy Fund Non-Group Application

Application forms are available for download here or by sending an email that includes your full name and address to: to receive one by mail, mail may be delayed and take up to 10 business days.

Due to COVID-19, there will be NO place to pick up or drop off applications or donations.

We encourage people to apply as soon as possible so that the applications can be processed as late applications cannot be honored.

The ABSOLUTE DEADLINE this year is November 30. 

Non-group 2020 application

Send completed applications to the address on the form:

Press Herald Toy Fund
PO Box 7310
Portland, ME 04112

We’ll process your application and if you qualify, we’ll contact you starting mid-November explaining where and when to pick up the gifts. Gifts must be picked up as scheduled. The location, days and hours of operation will be included in the letter or phone message. There will be strict COVID-19 measures to follow.