Emmaus House and Buckhead Christian Ministry (BCM) provide Christmas gifts to children in need. Last year, Emmaus House provided gifts to nearly 800 children, and BCM provided gifts to more than 900 children. Please join the Cathedral ECW in a toy drive to help these organizations provide a cheerful Christmas to all.
Here's how you can help:
DONATE GIFTS: Bring NEW, UNWRAPPED GIFTS to the bins in the Atrium through December 19 or to the toy drive table on Sundays through December 18.
WRITE A CHECK OR GIVE ONLINE: $35 will sponsor a child; $70 two children; for $175, five children will awaken to gifts on Christmas morning! Make checks payable to “Cathedral of St. Philip – ECW Toy Drive.” Or, give by credit card online at stphilipscathedral.org/contribute or at the kiosk in the Atrium.
To ensure timely delivery, please make all monetary donations early and by December 11..
WRAP GIFTS: Bring your tape and scissors and join the gift-wrapping party at the Cathedral on Wednesday, December 14.
For toddlers and young children: Trucks, cars, culturally-sensitive dolls, balls, arts and craft sets, musical toys, riding toys, tea sets, jump ropes, puzzles and games, action figures, crayons and coloring books, play kitchen sets, educational toys, magic sets stuffed animals and books
For older children and teens: Inexpensive MP3 player and headphones, MP3 speakers, watches, jewelry, sports equipment, purses, science sets, arts supplies, slippers, pajamas, skateboards and helmets, board games, backpacks, shaving items, cologne and perfume, makeup sets, sunglasses, and books
Please note: If it requires batteries, please provide them. No military toys, especially guns.