Holiday Baskets Registration Now Open

Holiday Baskets Registration is Open!


Community Resource Center’s Holiday Baskets is San Diego’s largest distribution program, providing a dignified and free “shopping experience” for eligible families and individuals in need. Participants will receive not only basic necessities such as food and the trimmings for a holiday meal, but also a few gifts to brighten the holidays! This year, CRC is serving over 1,500 households in need.

To participate in Holiday Baskets, individuals and families must:

  • Live, work or go to school in the cities of San Marcos, Vista, Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Solana Beach or Del Mar
  • Have an annual household income of at or below 80% the Area Median Income (AMI)

Area Median Income Requirements: 

Apply for Holiday Baskets:

Please visit our Integrative Services office during the times listed below:

Mon-Thurs 10:00am – 4:00pm or Fridays 10:00am – 2:00pm

650 Second Street, Encinitas, CA 92024

Questions? Contact us at or (760) 753-8300.