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(Dec 2012) Toybox, the UK-based charity working to bring hope to the street children of Latin America, are delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Gray as their new International Programmes Director.
(May 2012) Toybox, the UK-based charity working to bring hope to the street children of Latin America, are delighted to announce the appointment of Lynne Morris as their new Chief Executive Officer.
(April 2012) Christian charity, Toybox, is delighted to have been chosen by the BBC to record and broadcast a Radio 4 Appeal based on its 20 year mission to bring hope and a future to the street children of Latin America.
(July 2010) A national competition to find the Young Global Education Ambassadors for 2011 is now open to schoolchildren in the UK. The winners will have the opportunity to visit Bolivia in February 2011 with the charity Toybox and the Global Campaign for Education.
(June 2010) 150 people have died and more than 64,000 are homeless, after a series of devastating natural disasters hit Guatemala last week. The events have gone largely unreported in the UK national news, but unless emergency action is taken, the disasters could result in hundreds of children living on the streets of Guatemala City.
(May 2010) Saturday 8th May saw the very first Toybox conference take place, with hosts Adrian and Bridget Plass and special guest Joel Edwards of Micah Challenge. 140 people attended the conference, the theme of which was ‘Stepping Up and Reaching Out’.
(March 2010) A country of only 6.2 million people, El Salvador means ‘Land of the Saviour’. But, as Toybox have discovered, it is very far from heaven for many children. Adrian and Bridget Plass recently travelled to the capital city San Salvador to discover more.
(January 2010) Looking for a way to burn off Christmas calories? The Toybox Cycle challenge could be the answer. This August 14th – 16th 2010 you could be part of a team of 50 riders pedaling 150 miles from Whitehaven in the Lake District to Newcastle, following the route of Hadrian’s famous wall. Start training today and achieve miles of smiles for street children!
(December 2009) “You have shown an awareness that we are all members of the human race. We do and should have a responsibility for one another.” – Dr Phyllis Starkey comments after the students’ street kids presentation.
(Nov 2009) Last Friday over a thousand individuals and organisations, including hundreds of Christians, demanded the rights of street children to be realised on the day that the nations promised to protect children’s rights.
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Toybox is a Christian charity committed to helping street living and street working children and those at risk of becoming so, principally in Latin America.
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The Toybox Charity is registered in England & Wales as a charity no 1084243 and a company limited by guarantee no 03963000
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