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Get FREE Christmas Gifts and Food near New Orleans

Get FREE Christmas Gifts and Food near New Orleans

Need free Christmas gifts in New Orleans or elsewhere in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana? We’ve found help in your area this holiday season!

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Get Free Christmas Gifts in New Orleans, Louisiana

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans offers free Christmas gifts to children whose parents cannot afford to purchase them. All gifts get donated by community and organizations in new, unopened condition.

Toys For Tots in New Orleans spend each holiday season collecting toys from community members and organizations to help brighten the holidays for children across Jefferson Parish. Families registered with the program receive a basket filled with toys for each of their children and some children will receive a new bicycle and helmet. To receive toys, families must register each of their children aged newborn to 14 years old with the program using the request toys link on their website.

Get Free Christmas Gifts in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

Celebration Church in Gretna encourages any struggling family in Jefferson Parish and surrounding areas to apply for their holiday assistance programs. With their assistance program, families in need get paired with community members who purchase the family toys for their children, clothing, food, and other small gifts.

Salvation Army in Gretna invites low-income families with children aged newborn to 14 years old to apply for their holiday assistance programs. At this point in time, they offer both the Adopt-A-Family program and the Angel Tree program.

St. Augustine’s Metairie in Metairie offers the Angel Tree program for low-income families who cannot afford gifts for their children during the holidays. Each family provides a wish list of items each of their children want and these items get purchased by community members or organizations. Afterwards, the gifts get wrapped by the organization and delivered by volunteers to the family one week before Christmas.

Get Free Food in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

St. Clement of Rome in Metairie might be able to help seniors, the homeless and people with low income get help with food. They may also provide holiday meal ingredients.

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Robin Causey

Sunday 27th of November 2022

Needing toys for newly foster babies 1 is 16 months 4 surgeries more to come her name is lelu. im.grandma I also have a 4 yr old that will be going thru surgery on the 9 his name is Aden and we have 14 yr old that is to him self alot he love game his birthday is on the third I made it on 841 a month I have a few supporters that I trust but these babies have been thru hell I love them with all my heart but after my bill I have nothing left but they never had a Christmas and Santa I need a queen mattress and a sofa God bless 🙌

Catherine Marucci

Sunday 27th of November 2022

Hi Robin. If you've already tried the above resources and none of them could help, it may be worth calling 211 to see if they know of anything else in your area.


Wednesday 27th of October 2021

There is nothing near me


Saturday 27th of November 2021

Thanks for letting me know! I’ll get that added to our research list and we’ll get that information added as soon as we can.