TOY DRIVE KICK OFF– This year’s Teddy Bear Christmas Toy Drive will run from Monday, November 14 to Sunday, November 27, 2016. Toys can be dropped off at the Unifor Local 88 Office, 364 Victoria Street, or the Fusion Youth Centre, 121 Thames Street North.


INGERSOLL CHRISTMAS PARADE-The toy drive will continue at the Town of Ingersoll Rotary Christmas Parade. We are asking the parade goers and the community of Ingersoll to donate a new unwrapped Teddy Bear, Stuffed Toy, Sporting Equipment or Child’s Game. During the parade volunteers from Unifor Local 88 and the Fusion Youth Activity and Technology Centre will collect toys. For everyone that donates a toy they will receive a ticket for a chance draw to win an assortment of electronic prizes.


TOY DRIVE WRAP UP-Is Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the Unifor Local 88 Union Hall, 364 Victoria Street, Ingersoll, Ontario from 1pm to 4pm at our Annual Teddy Bear Christmas Toy Drive Open House. Bring the family out for an afternoon of fun.


  • Free Pizza and Pop from 1 to 3:30pm
  • Face Painting For The Kids from 1 to 3pm
  • Get A Picture With Santa Claus from 1 to 3pm
  • Balloon Twisting
  • Dotsy the Clown Magic Show at 1:30pm and 3:00pm
  • Prize Draw 3:45pmFor everyone that donates a toy you will be enter into a draw to win a chance at an assortment of electronic prizes.All toys donated will go to Ingersoll & District Inter-Church Christmas Hamper Program.For more information please contact Unfor Local 88 at 519-425-0952 ext. 101



Unifor Local 88 is an amalgamated local union in Ingersoll Ontario. Unifor Local 88 represents over 3,600 members and their families at GM CAMI Assembly Ingersoll, Auto Warehousing Canada, SGS Canada Inc. and Doug Coleman Trucking. The membership of Unifor Local 88 believes it is very important to participate in the communities in which we live. With a strong community involvement our surroundings and neighbourhoods will be a better place to live.