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Christmas at First

Christmas Giving

Christmas Giving Opportunities

Gift of Christmas

Gift of Christmas matches FPC covenant partners with needy families in San Antonio who are screened by House of Neighborly Services and Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services. Please prayerfully consider, either with a group or individually, “adopting,” and sharing the joy of Christmas with, one of these less fortunate families. Information and Family Request Forms will be available at the Ave. E. porte-cochere entrance every Sunday in November, or contact Cassiehager39@gmail.com for more information.

Completed forms are requested by December 2.

Download Gift of Christmas Full Packet (Letter, Guidelines, & Family Request Form)

Download Gift of Christmas Family Request Form

Fill Out Gift of Christmas Family Request Form Online

Presbyterian Children’s Home and Services

PCHAS Angel Tree

All Gifts Due Back to Church by December 7

  • Help us to share joy with all the children in our care this Christmas season.
  • Each child’s collective gifts should not exceed $75
  • Each child can receive up to five items, marked with the child’s name, and not wrapped but placed in gift bags, please.
  • All gifts must be returned to the church on or before Monday, December 7, or if you attend Church, by Sunday, December 6.
  • To adopt a child, contact Diane Carssow at (512) 940-3424 or email dianecarssow@gmail.com.

Additional PCHAS Support Opportunities

SA Heals – Affordable Christmas

Donate by December 20

SA Heals hosts an “Affordable Christmas” market each year on the east side of San Antonio. They do this by providing donated toys, reduced 90% in price, that can be bought to bring Christmas morning excitement to families, while empowering and bringing dignity to them. This year’s market is December 21.

If you would like to make a toy donation, please visit the Amazon Wishlist at https://bit.ly/SAHealsChristmas. For more information, please contact lindsays@fpcsat.org or visit the SA Heals website at www.saheals.com/affordable-christmas-c1bsr.