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Holiday Baskets Drives Toolkit

Get involved
by hosting
a donation drive …

Here you will find our toolkit, flyers and materials to help you host your own donation drive
for local families in need this holiday season.

Step 1: Determine your drive type

Decide if you’d like to host a Virtual Drive or Item Donation Drive to collect items such as:

FOOD    |    TOYS    |    BICYCLES   |    COATS   |    CHILDREN’S BOOKS   |    BLANKETS   |    BABY & TODDLER ITEMS   |    SENIOR ITEMS

Step 2: Contact us about your drive

Please let us know what you will be collecting by completing the form below! Or contact us at hbdrives@crcncc.org.

Step 3: Advertise your drive

Below are flyers and poster templates to help get the word out about your donation drive. Please share on social media!
CRC is on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn at the handles below. You can also start your own Facebook Fundraiser!

Donation Drives Toolkit

Get the Full Toolkit (PDF)

Promotional Materials

Here are some additional flyers and materials to help spread the word about Holiday Baskets!

STEP 4: COLLECT ITEMS AND DONATIONS

Here are some tips for collecting items and donations:

  • Collection bins: To collect items, any large container will work! Be sure to print the collection bin sign and attach to your bin for collecting items. CRC has a limited number of bins available for pickup. Please contact hbdrives@crcncc.org for assistance.
  • Monetary donations: CRC can stretch every dollar donated into more food and essentials through our bulk purchasing power. Host your own virtual drive through MobileCause or Facebook. Checks can be made out to: Community Resource Center, with “Holiday Baskets” designated in the memo line. CRC also has envelopes available that you can distribute to your group or mailing. Contact hbdrives@crcncc.org for assistance.

STEP 5: DELIVER ITEMS

Holiday Baskets donations can be delivered to the Del Mar Fairgrounds between
Saturday, December 7 and Thursday, December 12 from 11 am – 7 pm.
Or before those dates and beginning in October, please drop off items at CRC’s Resale Stores and indicate that they are for Holiday Baskets.
See store hours and locations

For large quantities, please contact us at holidaybaskets@crcncc.org for assistance.

Questions?

For questions about donation drives, volunteering, sponsoring or giving back to Holiday Baskets, please contact us at

hbdrives@crcncc.org