Christmas is the time for giving and coming together with the family, however not everyone's holidays are equal. There are many children that are less fortunate but there are many different charities that do their best to bring joy to them. Take a look at seven of the top charities that help children during the holidays.
1. Toys For Tots - This charity allows families to get new toys and drop them off at any of the Toy for Tots drop-off locations which will be distributed by Marines.
2. Operation Christmas Child - This charity reaches beyond the local community and delivers a shoe box full of items that range from toys to hygiene items to kids all over the world.
3. Make-A-Wish Foundation - This foundation helps make children with life-threatening medical conditions dreams come true. There are many ways to contribute to the cause as many different companies partner with the foundation. Shopping at a store or simply renting a car can be something that sparks a donation from that company to Make-A-Wish.
4. My Two Front Teeth and the Family Giving Tree - These two organizations came together to help more children. Visiting their website, donators can see children's names, ages, their gift wishes and how much it will cost to give the child that present. The Family Giving Tree portion offers a back to school drive where people can donate school supplies.
5. Angel Tree - This organization focuses on helping children that have at least one parent that is in prison. People can pick a child to sponsor or make monetary donations online at their website.
6. Salvation Army's Fill the Truck - Teaming up with Wal Mart, the Salvation Army holds toy drives at participating stores. Shoppers receive a list of suggest gifts they can get for the cause.
7. Christmas Spirit Foundation - People can show support for the country's service men and women's families. The foundation provides Christmas trees each year to to troops that are overseas during the holiday.
Get in the Christmas spirit and donate to one of these many great organizations. Check out our online store for something that can be donated and gifted to people in need.