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Opportunity Details

2021 Holiday Gift Drive for Children

Help spread the joy of the holiday with children and teens living in poverty. Volunteers are invited to purchase a gift or items valued between $15-$25 for a child or teen of a specific age. The gift will be included inside packages of clothing distributed to children in December. Please do NOT wrap your gift; rather, pack it into a gift bag. Feel free to create or include a card with an inclusive message, being mindful that the children served come from varying backgrounds.

This opportunity requires volunteers to register on a separate website. To volunteer:

  1. Express interest below to record this opportunity in your Volunteer New York! profile
  2. Click here to choose which type of gift you'd like to give
  3. Collect/purchase the gift and place it in a gift bag. Include an inclusive (secular) holiday message
  4. Follow the instructions provided after registering to schedule your drop-off between November 29 and December 16
The opportunity date and time you are looking for is no longer available.
Hunger & Homelessness
Families, Low-Income Communities
Collecting, Sorting & Packaging,Arts, Crafts & Letter-Making,Donations & Drives

Age Minimum (with Adult): 5+, Minimum Age:13+

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  • Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
  • Create a new team to sign up.

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