PLAY IT FORWARD: Toy drive at Pittsburgh’s convention center offers free gifts to families in need this holiday season

Families in need of toys for their children this holiday season can “shop for free” at a huge toy drive at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh.Tap the video player above to see what’s available at the toy drive.Play it Forward Pittsburgh is collecting gently used or new toys, books, games, electronics, sports equipment, bikes and DVDs, and offering them to families who may be struggling to provide toys for their kids.The event will be held Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Each family is invited to take up to three toys and three books per child.No registration is required. The toy drive is first come, first served. Toys will be distributed until 3 p.m. or until they are gone, whichever comes first.”You are not required to bring any documentation or your children with you. We work on the honor system. We ask that you honor the system,” the event’s website says.Anyone who wants to donate a toy or who would like free gifts for their children can find more information at playitforwardpittsburgh.com.

Families in need of toys for their children this holiday season can “shop for free” at a huge toy drive at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh.

Tap the video player above to see what’s available at the toy drive.

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Play it Forward Pittsburgh is collecting gently used or new toys, books, games, electronics, sports equipment, bikes and DVDs, and offering them to families who may be struggling to provide toys for their kids.

The event will be held Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Each family is invited to take up to three toys and three books per child.

Toy drive

No registration is required. The toy drive is first come, first served. Toys will be distributed until 3 p.m. or until they are gone, whichever comes first.

“You are not required to bring any documentation or your children with you. We work on the honor system. We ask that you honor the system,” the event’s website says.

Anyone who wants to donate a toy or who would like free gifts for their children can find more information at playitforwardpittsburgh.com.

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