A Child’s Place invites you to make the holidays a little brighter for families experiencing homelessness this year by participating in our 2018 Holiday Programs!

Holiday Sponsorship

Sponsor one or more child(ren) and fulfill items from their wish list. Click on the link below for more information and to sign up for this opportunity to help.

***Sign-up to sponsor a child here!

Feed a Family

Provide a gift card to Food Lion or Walmart for A Child’s Place families being sponsored by one of our community partners for the holidays. Suggested donation amount is $30 per family and can be made by bringing or mailing physical  gift cards to our main office located at 601 E. 5th Street, Suite 230, Charlotte, NC 28202 by November 9th.


**Sign-up to Feed a Family here! 


Holiday Sponsorship FAQ

Who does my Holiday Sponsorship support? Holiday Sponsorships supports A Child’s Place families with children who are 0-18 years old.
 
When will I receive information for the family I am sponsoring? Sponsors will receive information about their assigned child/family including wish-lists by Friday, November 16.
 
How do I make my donation? Sponsors personally shop for gift cards and wish-list items for each child and deliver items to the A Child’s Place main office.
 
When is my donation due? Sponsor gift delivery is scheduled for Thursday, December 6 and Friday, December 7. Once assigned, you will be provided time frames for donation drop offs. Feed A Family gift cards are due by Nov.9th. 
 
Can I deliver my donation on a different day? A Child’s Place asks that all holiday gift sponsors adhere to the selected days and time frames provided. This allows us to manage the volume of items coming in daily and communicate with our families as to when their items are ready for pick-up.
 
Where do I deliver my donations? All donations should be delivered to the A Child’s Place main office located at 601 E. 5th Street, Suite 230.
 
Can I meet the family that I sponsor? Due to the A Child’s Place confidentiality policy, sponsors are unable to meet their assigned family. Once sponsors deliver items to our office, A Child’s Place will contact families to arrange pick-up.
 
Should I wrap my donations? Please leave donations unwrapped. This is to ensure that all items can be checked by staff before distribution, along with provide the child’s caregiver the opportunity to see the gifts before they are wrapped. 
 
Have additional questions about our 2018 Holiday Programs?
Feed A Family – Contact Jen Diederich at jdiederich@achildsplace.org
Holiday Sponsorship – Contact Holly Wiggins at hwiggins@achildsplace.org