We are a 501c3 Not-For-Profit organization whose mission is to empower youth, equip future leaders and transform communities. We do this by nurturing the leadership and entrepreneurial gifts of 13 to 18 year olds through partnering with business and community leaders, celebrities, educators and elected officials.

To become a Drop off Location, please choose one of the following steps:

Via email or call, please be prepared to provide us with the following:

  •  Your Name
  • Company Name
  • Company Address
  • Best Phone Number to contact you
  • Company Website
  • How you heard about us

To become a Volunteer, please choose one of the following steps:

Click the HERE to find the nearest drop off location to you

We provide gifts to infants, youth, teenagers and young adults (newborn to 21 years old) who will be spending their Christmas in one of the  hospitals on Staten Island.   With any of the additional gifts leftover, we plan to distribute them to Staten Island organizations who work closely with families who are less fortunate during this Christmas season

We have made a variety of lists to make it easier for you by clicking here. 

To request a toy(s),  please choose one of the following steps:

To become a Corporate Sponsor,  please choose one of the following steps:

To coordinate time for us to pick up the collected toys,  please choose one of the following steps:

We do not accept realistic looking weapons and gifts with food.  If donated, such items will NOT be distributed.  We reserve the right to not distribute any gift[s] we deem to be inappropriate.

Visit the Who’s Involved page here:  Who’s Involved

You can make a cash donation by following the steps below:
Make check payable to:
I Am Empowering Inc.
Memo: Gift of L.O.V.E. Toy Drive
Please send check to:
I Am Empowering Inc.
1000 South Avenue, Suite LL2
Staten Island, NY 10314