2018 Christmas Hampers
Christmas Hampers ...
At Christmas, hampers are prepared and delivered to approximately 275
families, making the holiday season a little brighter for those who receive them.
The delivery date for this year's hampers will be Saturday, Dec 22.
Applications for 2018 …
✤ families with children 19 years and under who are living at home
✤ all accepted applications will receive either a St Vincent Hamper or a
hamper from a sponsor
✤ cross-checking is done with other Prince George agencies
✤ hampers must be applied for in person
✤ applicants must bring a Care Card for each family member and current
proof of current residency [eg, a utility bill, rent receipt, etc]
✤ 1310 - 3rd Avenue [next door to the Indoor Farmers Market]
✤ Times: 10:00 am - 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
✤ Dates: Tuesday, Nov 20 to Friday, Nov 23
Tuesday, Nov 27 to Friday, Nov 30
Tuesday, Dec 4 to Friday, Dec 7
Sponsored Hampers ...
✤ If you wish to be considered to receive a sponsored hamper your application must be completed by November 30, 2018.
✤ This does not guarantee that your application will be selected for sponsorship.
✤ People or groups interested in sponsoring a family should go to the sponsorship page
✤ please ensure you give us a second contact number and that you notify the St Vincent de Paul Drop-in Centre if your address changes between the date you apply and the delivery date!
✤ Please check back here for updated information .
2011 - arrival of perishables for Christmas Hampers
2011 - hampers are lined up numerically at St Mary’s Auditorium
2013 Bulk Breakdown work-bee at the Drop-in Centre
Hot drinks & home-made soup are served to those working to get the hampers organized & delivered
Christmas Hampers 2018
Volunteer Needs ...
We are entering our busiest time of the year. The gift of volunteers and their time and talent is what enables us to carry on our work.
If you are interested in helping with the volunteer needs associated with our Christmas Hamper Programme, please click here to learn more.