Our Mission

We are a 501(c) organization dedicated to providing toys and other care items to childhood cancer patients undergoing treatment. Based out of Atlanta, we support metro-area hospitals by delivering items like movies, video games, toys, and gift cards.

100% of all donations go directly into supporting families confronted by childhood illness.

Compassion

We work with families, hospitals and other charitable organizations to provide toys to kids undergoing intensive medical treatments. We know the positive impact simple comforts can make in tough times.

Charity

Donations go directly to items like toys, movies, and video games for pediatric oncology centers to give to patients. We also give out things like gift cards and vouchers for entertainment and family outings.

Community

We hold motorcycle rides, brunches, auctions, and other events each year. Everything we do comes with the help and support of local businesses and community organizations that we appreciate so much.

News & Events

Events

Joey's Ride ~ 10th Annual
When: Sat Sep 30 2017 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Big Daddy's Oyster Bar & Pub, 212 King Street West Peachtree City,GA 30269
Joey's Ride is a fully escorted motorcycle ride through the streets of Fayette County, Georgia. Registration begins: 10:00AM Kickstands up: 12:00PM (noon) Rider donation: $25 which includes a t-shirt There will be a Live Auction, Silent Auction and Raffles! All proceeds benefit Joey's Toy Box, a 501(c)(3) charity whose mission is to provide comfort and support to the children and families engaged in the battle of childhood cancer. **If you are an out of town rider, we will be posting hotel information soon!
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Joey's Toy Box/Coweta County Wrestling Championships Gold Out
When: Fri Dec 16 2016 @ 10:00 pm
Where: East Coweta High School, 400 Highway 154 Sharpsburg,GA 30277
East Coweta Wrestling and Joey's Toy Box are teaming up to take Childhood Cancer Awareness to "The Mat"! Come out and cheer on your favorite wrestler during the Coweta County Wresling Championships. Joey's Toy Box will have some Wrestling/Team Joey t-shirts for sale to commemorate this Championship Event. -If you have never been to a wrestling match, now is the time to do so as all three Coweta County High Schools will be in attendance. -Did you know that East Coweta High School Wrestling had a Youth Program? Children grades 3-7 are eligible to participate. What a unique way to get into the giving Christmas Spirit by joining us for the Joey's Toy Box/Coweta County Wrestling Championship Gold Out! Hope to see you there!
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Joey's Toy Box Art Show
When: Thu Oct 20 2016 @ 10:00 pm
Where: Newnan Train Deopt, 60 E Broad St., Newnan, GA 30263, ,
Join us on Thursday for an evening of art. Meet some of our local artists. We will have paintings, prints, pottery, wooodturning, wood engraved items and more available for purchase. We will have the Southmetro Woodturners on hand demonstraiting how to turn a piece of wood into a beautiful piece of art. There will be fingers foods available as well. This is a FREE EVENT! All proceeds from the artwork benefit Joey's Toy Box.
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JTB Spirit Night
When: Thu Sep 29 2016 @ 9:00 pm
Where: Uncle Maddio's Pizza, 371 Newnan Crossing Bypass, Ste 102 Newnan,GA 30263
Please join us on Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 5-8:30 PM for the Joey's Toy Box Spirit Night in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Our mission at Joey's Toy Box is to provide comfort and support to the children and families engaged in the battle of Pediatric Cancer. We accomplish this mission by providing toys, games, gaming systems, DVD's, DVD players, infant/toddler toys, arts, crafts and any other item the Child Life Specialists request.
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Joey's Ride ~ 9th Annual
When: Sat Sep 24 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Big Daddy's Oyster Bar & Pub, 212 King Street West Peachtree City,GA 30269
Joey's Ride is a fully escorted motorcycle ride through the streets of Fayette County, GA. Registration Begins: 10:00 AM Kick Stands Up: 12:00 PM (Noon) Rider Donation: $25 includes t-shirt We will have live auctions, silent auctions and raffles. We will also be raffling off a Medium Sized Big Green Egg, *Glock (or $350 in Cash) and an *AR Rifle (Restrictions apply for the Glock and AR Rifle's) - you do not have to be present to win!
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Joey's Toy Box Spring Brunch
When: Sat Apr 30 2016 @ 1:00 pm
Where: The Inn At Serenbe, 10950 Hutcheson Ferry Rd Palmetto,GA 30268
Please join us on Saturday, April, 30th for the 4th Annual Spring Brunch. This year we are pleased to have Corby Winters as our Master of Ceremonies. Corby is a Christian Women's Speaker, Master Certified Christian Life Coach, Writer, Teacher, Director of Children's Ministries at Cornerstone UMC, Chaplin for the Miss Oklahoma,Wife, and Mother. We will have the honor of having Monique Guerrero as one of our guest speakers. Monique's daughter, Bella, is a Pediatric Cancer Survivor. We will also have the honor of having Miss Madison McLemore sing. Miss Madison is currently engaged in the battle of Pediatric Cancer. There will be awesome food as this event will be catered by Serenbe. Tasty Desserts, Raffles, A Silent Auction, Great Fellowship, Laughter and even some Tears (Hopefully some tears of laughter too) Tickets are $35 and may be purchased for $35 (plus a small processing fee) online at brownpapertickets.com or you may see Kim, Shirley, Joyce or Susanne to purchase tickets direct. If you have any questions, please call Kim at 770-490-1641
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Recent news

Posted on Wed Aug 23 2017 @ 11:27 pm
This hurts my heart! Peyton is such a sweet little girl!! I am so thankful that Joey's Toy Box chose Peyton's family as one of our Christmas families last year. Please keep Peyton in your prayers!! This is why we fight so hard to bring awareness to Childhood Cancer!
Posted on Fri Aug 18 2017 @ 7:21 pm
Joey's Toy Box would like to thank the Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers for their incredible support and sponsorship of Joey's Ride!
Posted on Thu Aug 17 2017 @ 3:29 pm
Thank you to Tampa Screens and Aluminum for their generous sponsorship of Joey's Ride!
Posted on Wed Aug 16 2017 @ 10:25 pm
This year Joey's Toy Box Ride will be raffling not one (1) but two (2) brand new Glock model pistols. Yep, two! Your ticket will be placed into one bucket, but, we will pull out two (2) winners! Tickets are $10 each or six (6) for $50 For tickets, please contact Kim (me), Shirley, Joyce, Linda, Ashley, or Stuart. You may also get your tickets by going to our website, www.joeystoybox.net, click on the donate button, this will take you to another page, click on pay with debit or credit card fill out the information. Make sure that you indicate that this is for the Glock raffle in the special instructions section! You do not have to be present to win! (You must be over the age of 21 and legally able to own a firearm) **The winner must complete all state and federal requirements through Atlanta Range & Ordinance (ARO) to take possession of the pistol. ARO will order your choice and it will take a few days to arrive. Non-Georgia residents are eligible, the pistol will be shipped to an FFL of your choice.
Posted on Tue Aug 15 2017 @ 9:24 pm
When the Child Life Specialist from Hughes Spalding emails and asks if you can bring more toys, and you were just there two weeks ago, you bring her more toys!! While we were getting ready to unload the car of the boxes of toys, the sweetest young lady came up and asked if we were giving away toys. We asked her if she would like a blanket, she picked out one with little animals. The look on her little face was priceless. Thank you to the ladies of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church for making all of the blankets! Your donations at work!
Posted on Mon Aug 14 2017 @ 2:58 pm
If you are interested in helping us to Paint the Town Gold in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September, please join us tonight at 7 PM at Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 2956 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd, Newnan. Room 117
Posted on Thu Aug 10 2017 @ 2:45 pm
Joey's Ride ~10th Anniversary is fast approaching and we are so excited to reveal this years shirt! Yes, our riders will receive this special pocketed button down shirt with their registration! We will have some t-shirts available in this design as well. If you will not be able to attend Joey's Ride this year but would like a shirt, just let us know and we will be happy to send you one for a $25 donation. If you have ridden with us in the past, your ride invitation will be arriving soon. If this is your first ride with Joey's Toy Box, we look forward to meeting you! Joey's Ride Saturday, September 30, 2017 Where: Big Daddy's Oyster Bar 101 Crossings East Peachtree City, GA Registration Begins: 10:00AM Ride Begins: 12:00PM Rider Donation: $25 (includes shirt)
Posted on Mon Aug 07 2017 @ 10:37 pm
Instead of birthday gifts for himself, Bryson decided ask for monetary donations for Joey's Toy Box. Bryson raised a whopping $300! Way to go Bryson! Thank you for carrying on Joey's spirit! What a thoughtful and caring young man!
Posted on Fri Aug 04 2017 @ 2:15 pm
Congratulations to Miranda as she begins her first day of her Senior year Cancer Free!!! Thank you to Sew Exclusive for putting together her "Senior" sash on short notice.
Posted on Thu Aug 03 2017 @ 2:42 pm
Just a reminder! Please share! It's so hard to believe that this year marks the 10th Anniversary of Joey's Ride! We are in need of auction items if you would like to donate! We are also in need of volunteers to help us sell our Glock Raffle tickets and our Big Green Egg raffle tickets!
Posted on Mon Jul 31 2017 @ 3:20 pm
Please join us for our very first "Paint the Town Gold " committee meeting. When: Wednesday, August 2 Where: Cornerstone United Methodist Church Time: 7:00 pm What is the meeting about? This meeting is about bringing Awareness to Childhood Cancer. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The color GOLD represents Childhood Cancer! We want Gold splashed all over our community! We want people to ask: What's with all the Gold? We want "you" to see a Gold Cancer Ribbon and automatically think, Childhood Cancer. We need your help in order to accomplish this mission. While Childhood Cancer is considered rare, over 250,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year (Alex's Lemonade Stand 2016). Coweta County isn't that large and yet, we have identified 25 children in our area who either are battling, have battled or earned their Angel Wing battling Childhood Cancer. That's a lot! Your participation in the "Painting the Town Gold" committee can be as simple as asking a business to hang a poster. The first step in fighting the battle of Childhood Cancer is Awareness! Hope to see you there! Joey's Mom
Posted on Fri Jul 28 2017 @ 12:32 am
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and we need to "Paint the Town Gold", to honor and remember all of the children who have battled cancer. As to date, we have identified 25 Cancer Warriors in our community. Joey's Toy Box and Keris Kares would like to invite ANYONE who would like to serve on the "Paint the Town Gold" committee, join us on Wednesday, August 2nd at 7:00 pm at Cornerstone United Methodist Church, 2956 Sharpsburg McCollum Rd in Newnan (Thomas Crossroads). If you have any questions, please comment below or PM me! If you are interested im attending, please comment so we can get an idea as to how many people to expect. We are hoping to get a minimum of 30 volunteers for this committee. The first step in curing Childhood Cancer is to bring Awareness to Childhood Cancer. Please share!!!
Posted on Tue Jul 25 2017 @ 9:46 pm
Had a great time shopping for Joey's Toy Box today! Several hours and 6 shopping carts later... A huge Thank You to Dessi for opening a register for our purchase! These toys will be delivered to Hughes Spalding and Egleston Children's Hospital on Friday. Your donation dollars at work!
Posted on Mon Jul 24 2017 @ 5:07 pm
Please join us on Friday, September 1st as the East Coweta Football Team, Joey's Toy Box and Keris Kares honor our Amazing Childhood Cancer Warriors and their families. So far we have identified 22 children in our community who have battled, are currently battling or lost their battle with Childhood Cancer. We would like to recognize these children and families during half time. Don't worry, you will not be singled out, we know that this walk onto the field may be difficult. We will go out as a group, All United as one! While Childhood Cancer is considered as "rare" can you imagine the impact we will have walking onto that field. If you are one of these families, or know of one of these families and would like to be included, please comment below, PM me.
Posted on Mon Jul 17 2017 @ 2:18 pm
We are so excited to announce that the very first East Coweta Football home game will be honoring Childhood Cancer Awareness!! WooHoo!! Come out to the game on Friday, September 1st as the East Coweta Football Team, Joey's Toy Box and Keris Kares honor our Amazing Childhood Cancer Warriors! September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month! What a great way to Kick off the month!
Posted on Tue Jul 04 2017 @ 3:20 pm
It's so hard to believe that it's been 9 years. You were only 9. Missing you every day!! 😇😞❤️🎗
Posted on Mon Jul 03 2017 @ 8:29 pm
A HUGE Thank You to Will Smith of the San Francisco Giants on his generous donation to Joey's Toy Box!!
Posted on Fri Jun 30 2017 @ 5:42 pm
Thank you to the Special Olympics Georgia - David Wilhelm Foundation for their generous donation to Joey's Toy Box! Always in our hearts!!!
Posted on Fri Jun 23 2017 @ 3:06 pm
For our out of town riders, here is the hotel information. The event page has been updated with this information as well. The rooms are blocked under Joey's Toy Box or Joeys Ride Country Inn & Suites 1125 Newnan Crossing Blvd East Newnan, GA 30265 Phone #: 770-304-8500 - for questions the contact person is Reta King Suites: $119, King Rooms: $99, Double Rooms: $109 SpringHill Suites 1119 Bullsboro Drive (aka HWY 34) Newnan, GA 30265 Phone #: 770-254-8900 - for questions the contact person is Krysten King Rooms: $119 **While the addresses are completely different, these two hotel's are side by side
Posted on Thu Jun 22 2017 @ 12:28 am
Posted on Wed Jun 21 2017 @ 10:40 pm
Thank You to the Newnan Coweta Art Association for their generous donation of all the toys used as decorations during The Performing Arts Juried Show - XII reception. We saw some amazing art work during this event!
Posted on Fri Jun 09 2017 @ 1:21 pm
Joey's Toy Box loves our Child Life Specialists!! Yesterday we delivered toys, games, movies and arts and crafts to Egleston and the Pediatric Burn Unit at Grady. We also delivered 2 iPads to the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit at Egleston. Your donation dollars at work!
Posted on Sat Jun 03 2017 @ 10:29 pm
Thank you Principal Allen for remembering and honoring Joey in your opening remarks at this years graduation. What a special gift! Although Joey didn't physically walk across that stage with his classmates, we know he was there in spirit. And we know he was smiling.
Posted on Fri Jun 02 2017 @ 9:24 pm
We are so proud of Shakeyla Shinholster for following her dream! She painted live for us during our first JTB art show. Now we can say, We knew her when...
Posted on Sat May 27 2017 @ 4:54 pm
Today, our son Joey would have graduated East Coweta High School here in Newnan GA. Before starting the grad ceremony, the school held a moment of silence in his honor. We're very grateful they remembered him in that way. This day, along with many before, and I'm sure many to follow, is very difficult. Although Joey didn't physically walk across that stage today, we know he was there. I ask that everyone please support childhood cancer efforts, as so many children and families are engaged in that battle. Joey was born on May 13, 1999 in Harlingen TX, and graduated from this life on July 4, 2008. One day we will all walk across that same stage. In the meantime, give your kids a hug, tell 'em that you love them, and cherish every moment you have with them. God Bless, -Joey's dad
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About us

JTB was founded by our son, Joey Doolittle. Joey was a lifelong cancer warrior who was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma at only 3 months of age. Throughout Joey's life, he underwent numerous chemotherapy protocols, surgeries, and radiation treatments. Toys provided by the hospitals always seemed to make his treatments a little more bearable. During the twilight of Joey's young life, when he was the sickest, he decided to conduct a fundraiser to raise money to buy the other kids at the hospital toys. On June 7, 2008, Joey raised $1,800 by organizing a "cycle-a-thon" at a local gym in Peachtree City, GA. A few days later, Joey made his first and only delivery of toys to the AFLAC Children's Cancer Center at Scottish Rite hospital in Atlanta. On July 4, 2008, after a lifetime battle against cancer, Joey peacefully passed away in his mother's arms.

Joey's impact on his family, friends, and other childhood cancer patients continues to evolve and flourish. His simple dream of helping the other kids and their families continues to live on because of the incredible community of volunteers that have felt Joey in their hearts. With no paid employees, we are a 100% volunteer army dedicated to the JTB mission. We operate this way so that we can put every dollar towards helping these kids and their families. We have dedicated ourselves to being good stewards of the money, time, and efforts of our volunteer community. We will continue Joey's mission with the compassion and integrity that he had when he started it... simple as that.

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90F Glenda Trace No. 429
Newnan, GA, 30265
Email: kim@joeystoybox.net

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