Help spread the joy of Christmas by donating a toy or gift card to children that need it most!
New this year: Save time by ordering online
We know how hectic Holiday Shopping can be, so this year we’re introducing online shopping with direct shipment to our Catholic Charities Santa’s Workshop at The Mart. Giving a child a brighter Christmas is now just a click away!
Donate a Toy
Use our online partner Toys “R” Us and Babies “R” Us to ship directly to the Catholic Charities Santa’s Workshop, and receive free shipping
for all online orders when you spend $19 or more on qualified items:
1. Sign on to: http://bit.ly/COGToysRUsShop
(Using this link credits Catholic Charities with rewards!)
2. Select Toys
(Tip: You can browse by gender, age, and toy type.)
3. Go to Checkout
4. Enter Payment method: Pay Pal or credit card
5. Select “Provide another Address” Shipping option and enter
First Name: Catholic Charities
Last Name: Celebration of Giving
Address: 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
City, State, ZIP: Chicago, IL 60654-1103
Telephone number: 312-655-7401
6. Submit Your Order
Your Gift will go directly to Santa’s Workshop, and we’ll make sure it gets to a child by Christmas!
Donate Gift Cards
The group that has the greatest need for gifts is 12-17 year olds, and their #1 request is for Gift Cards
. If donating gift cards, the two retailers that are closest to those we serve are:
Bank Cards (Visa, MasterCard, etc.) are also welcome.
In all cases, we prefer plastic
Use the same shipping address found above and send directly to our Catholic Charities Santa’s Workshop!
Thank you for keeping the spirit alive and making the 69th Annual Celebration of Giving event as
joyous as possible!
For more information about the program please call the Celebration of Giving Hotline (312) 655-7401 or email COG@catholiccharities.net.