Ashley Mac’s collecting toys for foster children

Ashley Mac's in partnership with Lifeline Children's Services will collect toys for foster children through March 4 at its three locations. (Reporter Photo / Jon Goering)

Ashley Mac’s in partnership with Lifeline Children’s Services will collect toys for foster children through March 4 at its three locations. (Reporter Photo / Jon Goering)

FROM STAFF REPORTS

HOOVER — Ashley Mac’s in partnership with Lifeline Children’s Services will collect new therapy toys for foster children in Alabama through March 4.

Eligible toys include:

  • Puppets and finger puppets
  • Baby dolls
  • Figures for sand trays (much like the small animals and figures found at Hobby Lobby)
  • Weighted blankets (all sizes, colors and weights)
  • Big pillows for Theraplay
  • Various colored bean bags
  • Playdough
  • Sand art
  • Chewlery
  • Bubble gum
  • Stress balls
  • I Spy

Toys can be dropped off at Ashley Mac’s locations in Inverness, 5299 Valleydale Road, Hoover; Cahaba Heights, 3147 Green Valley Road, Birmingham; and Bluff Park, 759 Shades Mountain Plaza, Hoover.