The Pirate Toy Drive returns the first week of December at different locations but there are some changes this year because of Covid. Gary Smith, better known as Gary The Happy Pirate who started the Pirate Toy Fund, retired–Otto Harnishfeger is the new Executive Director. Throughout the week Gary the Happy Pirate, Rebecca Leclair, and special guests will collect new, unwrapped toys from the around the community. Toys may also be dropped off at any Rochester-area Wegmans Food Market.More details as the event draws closer at piratetoyfund.org
The Pirate Toy Fund has distributed over 250,000 toys to sick and needy children in our area since 1995.