Venango Toymakers seek groups to distribute items

Toys that are made by the Venango Toymakers are designed for infants up to age 12.Toys that are made by the Venango Toymakers are designed for infants up to age 12.

From staff reports

The Venango Toymakers are seeking organizations or groups to help distribute its homemade wooden and sewn toys.

The toys are designed for infants up to age 12.

Groups interested in such toys or those wishing to send financial support to the group may send requests and donations to Venango Toymakers, 191 Howard St., Franklin, Pa. 16323.

The donations will be used to help keep this important mission going, members said.

The Venango Toymakers is a non-profit group that is staffed and operated by retired individuals of Venango County who are 55 years and older.

Toy Shop volunteers donate many hours to bring joy to area children, members said. In 2016, the group distributed 1,076 items to organizations around the county at no charge.