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CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF SACRAMENTO

Adopt-a-Family for Christmas

 

Adopt a Family for ChristmasMany families in our communities struggle financially, especially at Christmastime. The Adopt-A-Family for Christmas Program of Catholic Charities provides an opportunity for caring individuals, families, churches, neighborhood groups, schools, organizations, and businesses to "adopt" a local family in need for Christmas.  Generous donors provide gifts of toys, clothing, and a grocery gift card to a family who would receive very little or nothing at all.

 

Together, we can share the love of Christ at Christmas with those in need.

 

 

Who can participate in the Adopt-a-Family program?

 

Anyone willing to help out a family in need. In the past, individuals, families, churches, neighborhood groups, schools, organizations, and businesses have all participated in the adopt a family for Christmas.

 

 

 

DID YOU KNOW?

For Christmas 2011, Adopt-a-Family programs provided gifts to over 1,400 families in Sacramento, Butte, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties, bringing the spirit of sharing and generosity into the lives of donors, recipients, and communities alike.

When I adopt a family, what is expected of me/my organization?

 

Donors provide gifts of toys, clothing, and grocery gift card for families who would otherwise receive very little or nothing at all, such as:

 

After you sign up to adopt-a-family, we send out information and suggestions for gifts. We'll also tell you when and where to drop off your gifts for your family.

 

 

How do I participate?

 

 

 

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