Be a Secret Santa! Each year more than 800 children in Southern Illinois learn the true meaning of Christmas through the generosity of people just like you!
You can help create an unforgettable memory for children as they awake to find presents mysteriously placed under the tree!
Each region collects Secret Santa gifts a bit differently. Click on the regional office nearest you (see listing below) to view a needs list, instructions and deadlines for donating. Gifts stay in each respective area to serve your local community.
What else can I do?
VOLUNTEER! Volunteers are needed to help collect and sort the donated gifts to foster children throughout Southern Illinois. Contact a regional office listed below for volunteer opportunities.
DONATE! If you do not wish to donate items or volunteer your time, but would like to make a financial contribution to help our children’s programs at Caritas Family Solutions, please click here to make an online donation.
Or, to send your donation via postal mail , please mail to one of the following addresses:
8601 West Main Street, Suite 201
Belleville, IL 62223
10286 Fleming Road
Carterville, IL 62918
645 Berkshire Boulevard
East Alton, IL 62024
219 Withers Drive
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864