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11 Ways to Get FREE Christmas Gifts in Ouachita Parish!

11 Ways to Get FREE Christmas Gifts in Ouachita Parish!

Need free Christmas gifts? If you live in Monroe, Sterlington, Richwood or elsewhere in Ouchita Parish, we found help for your family!


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Get Free Christmas Gifts in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana

Center For Children and Families in Monroe encourages low-income families with children aged newborn to 16 years old to apply for their Christmas Program. Families who qualify for their services receive several new, unopened toys for each of their children, which get distributed to the family a few days before Christmas.

Family Promise of Ouachita Parish in West Monroe offers their services to low-income families, veterans, and the homeless during the holiday season.

First West in Monroe participates in several holiday programs with partner agencies to help give children of low-income families something to open on Christmas morning. At this point in time, they offer the Angel Tree program.

Rock 106 in Monroe partners with the Ouachita Parish Fire Department to provide children of low-income families with toys during the holidays. Rock 106 hosts a toy drive to gather toys that get passed onto the fire department for distribution to needy families. Families must register with their local fire department to receive toys.

Salvation Army in Monroe invites low-income families with children aged newborn to 14 years old to apply for their Angel Tree program during the holidays. Families who qualify for this program get paired with community members who buy toys for the children.

Toys For Tots in Monroe spends each holiday collecting toys from community members and organizations for children of impoverished families. Each child registered with the program receives several new, unopened toys and some children receive a new bicycle. To take part, families must register each of their children using the “request toys” link found on their website.

Wellspring in Monroe offers their services to the homeless, those at risk for homelessness, domestic and sexual assault victims, mentally ill, and those in recovery. They offer several programs throughout the year such as shelter services, counseling, referrals, and financial assistance. Additionally, during the holidays they offer free Christmas gifts to clients currently using one of their other programs.

Get Free Food in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana

Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana in Monroe serves low-income families by helping over 24,000 families put food on their table every month. They might also be able to help families with Christmas and Thanksgiving food.

Ray of Hope Ministries offers free holiday dinner boxes filled with all the ingredients needed to make a traditional holiday meal. At this point in time, food boxes get distributed to families on a first come, first serve basis.

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Inita Moore

Saturday 18th of December 2021

My mom a Xmas gift she is 82 we both disabled she really need food she on a monthly income she stay in ----------- please call us my number---------- thank u so much


Monday 17th of January 2022

The organizations in our list should be able to help you with this, but unfortunately Low Income Relief does not provide gifts, food or funds directly. You will need to contact the organizations in this list for assistance or chat with Lira! She should be able to help,

Barbara Miles

Tuesday 8th of December 2020

I have a 12 year old daughter who has a lot of mental physical problems her mine set is that of a 5 year old I also have a grand daughter who is 3 and a grandson who is 11 they mom is my daughter she has had open heart surg she has kidney problems in and out of hospital her kidney are at 18 per she has no money I draw ssi and my husband draws it to buy by the time we pay bills and get a little food there is no money had to sale car please help us for christmas only want to be see a smile on there face I know alot of people need help I pray for everyone and be safe.

Hannah Benge

Thursday 10th of December 2020

Are you in this County? Or is there another area I can check for you? In the meantime you can check here You can also call 211 for help in your area. Hope this helps-Hannah