The annual Toys for Tots campaign is accepting donations of toys and games for needy children through Dec. 20.
Organizers reported last week that donations were down by 96 percent, compared with a year ago. But this week donations surged, officials said.
The campaign is trying to meet the needs of 127 charitable groups that have requested 85,000 toys.
The following locations are serving as drop-off points in Maryland:
Fur Vault, 7220 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda.
COMSYS Technical Services Inc., 4 Research Place, Rockville.
Northwest Financial, 7830 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda.
Northwest Financial-746, 962 Wayne Ave., Silver Spring.
WANG Laboratories, 7500 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda.
Price Club, 10925 Baltimore Ave., Beltsville.
Nice Nails, 20 E. Diamond Ave., Suite 600, Gaithersburg.
Perpetual Leasing Services, 5401 Twin Knolls Rd., Columbia.
Criswell Chevrolet, 503 Quince Orchard Rd., Gaithersburg.
Nationwide Leasing, 3903 National Dr., Burtonsville.
Executive Auto Leasing, 10330 Southard Dr., Beltsville.
Kensington Country Sampler, 10421 Armory Ave., Kensington.
Key Leasing, 22 W. Padonia Rd., Timonium.
The following Caldwell Banker facilities are also drop off points:
4941 Allentown Rd., Allentown.
6816 Laurel Rowle Rd., Bowie.
6383 Oxon Hill Rd., Oxon Hill.
10220 River Rd., Potomac.
7920 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda.
2416 Blue Ridge Ave., Wheaton.
416 Fredrick Ave., Gaithersburg.