“ I treat kids of all ages every day. Finally, a store that focuses only on unique toys and information that will help children lead healthier, more productive lives. ”
- Michael, Pediatrician & Father
“ These are the types of toys I seek out in toy stores but just cannot seem to find – toys you want to buy for your own children and hold onto for your grandchildren. ”
- Jennifer, Mother of four
“ Almost every one of your items is unique. The store is simple, clear and concise. ”
- Millicent, Child Development Specialist & Mother
When we first started Invenio, we had the idea to organize our products by "developmental goals", to be useful for parents. Your feedback tells us we were right, but we're trying to be even better. Part of that is learning as much as we can about child development ourselves. Here's some of what we've learned so far. Learn more about the topics below, or join the conversation at facebook.com/InvenioToys
This holiday season, Invenio Toys is making gift buying go further... We are donating 10% of proceeds to the Homeless Prenatal Program, an organization focused on helping poor and homeless families avert childhood poverty. More than 3,500 families access HPP’s services each year, and nearly 200 families approach HPP for the first time every month.The fine print: for all purchases through December 31, 2013 using the code HPP at checkout.All of us at Invenio Toys and the Homeless Prenatal Program thank you for your support.
Storybook Blocks is a labor of love brought to us by Jen, a stay-at-home mom of two from Virginia. After working in advertising and publishing for years, Jen decided that she wanted to spend more time with her husband and kids. Combining her love of crafting with her passion for family time, she found her ideal balance. In her own words: “I’ve always read to my kids and years later, that is a practice that we as a family continue to make time for. Books and their illustrations are so crucial in the development of creative and imaginative kids. Now that my kids are a little older, I see how that have become voracious readers. I was looking for a...
We are super excited to announce that we are partnering with East Bay Moms for a holiday fundraising event! East Bay Moms is a mothers' group in the East Bay area of the San Francisco Bay Area. This holiday season, we are partnering up with them to raise awareness and grant money for the Children's Support League of the East Bay (CSL). CSL, founded in 1986, is a volunteer organization dedicated to improving children’s lives in the local community. In total, CSL has awarded over $2.9 million in grants to programs supporting disadvantaged children. Such programs include those that support youth abuse victims, emotional and social development for homeless children, children with developmental disabilities, legal services for homeless youth, hearing impaired youth and...
Brian and I have been thinking very hard about what it is that we’re doing and who it benefits. We quickly agreed that the latter was more important, and that the former would work itself out. While things always evolve over time, we have landed on the groups that we hope to positively impact… 1) the children – they have always been the focus, and we continue to strive to get better toys into the hands of children everywhere to make playtime most meaningful, and to seize and create developmental opportunities whenever possible. 2) the parents – both parents of our own kids, we like you are busy yet realize that we actually can forge the path for our children’s...
Use code: BLACKFRIDAY
valid through Monday 12/02
Use code: CYBERMONDAY
Valid through Sunday 12/8
Cannot combine with other offers
Use code: SFFIRE
For every 5 toys bought by all GGMG members...
...we'll donate 1 to a child in need.
Coordinated with the San Francisco Fire Fighter Toy Program
Use code: HPP
And we will donate 20% of all proceeds to the Homeless Prenatal Program
Up to 40% OFF
On our Spring Collection
valid as long as supplies last