The mission of Finger Lakes Toy Library is to improve quality of life by increasing access to toys, supporting play, and encouraging a culture of reuse and sharing.
Obtain a collection of high-quality toys for everyone to share
Foster child development and build community through play
Support the role of play in education
Provide our resources and services to all, including our members, staff, and volunteers, without discrimination; regardless of socioeconomic status, school status, ability, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, gender, sex, age, marital status, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics, military or veteran status and sexual orientation/identity, nor for any other reason, including those protecting by federal, state and local law.
Enhance quality of life by promoting a culture of reuse and sharing, thus reducing waste, reducing stress, and encouraging cooperation within both individual families and the greater community
Provide a space for the community to gather to play with toys before borrowing them and to discuss play and toy related issues
Be environmentally conscious
Support our local economy whenever possible and practical